Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

School of Education Research Seminar Series

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Who this event is for

  • Everyone

Location

The Glasgow Room, B Building, Harcourt Hill Campus

Details

Re-thinking Grammar for the 21st Century with speaker Debra MyHill, University of Exeter

Professor Debra Myhill is Director of the Graduate School of Education at the University of Exeter. Her research interests are in the teaching and research of language and literacy. Her research shows her commitment to bringing together teaching, teacher education and research. In all her work, she aims to ensure that children and young people‘s experience of learning to be literate enable them to be confident, articulate citizens of the future who can use language and literature for personal fulfilment and economic well-being.

This talk will be valuable for teachers, researchers and students working with primary and secondary age children. Debra is an engaging and motivating speaker: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VXr09X86K20

Georgina Glenny, Senior Lecturer in Education will be available after the seminar to discuss our range of PGCertificates, including Children's Literature, and the MA Education.

For further information and to book a place, please contact cgahan@brookes.ac.uk