Guest Post: Simon Knight on Vulnerable Learners

Guest Post: Simon Knight on Vulnerable Learners

Guest Post: Simon Knight on Vulnerable Learners Read an exclusive extract from the National Education Trust’s upcoming book ‘Learning without Labels’. This blog is an edited chapter from NET’s upcoming book ‘Learning without Labels’ due...
Is reading a virus?

Is reading a virus?

Dr Jessie Ricketts (@ricketts_lara) In 1998, Uta Frith argued that reading, a cultural invention, is a ‘virus’ that ‘infects speech processing’. So how does learning to read impact on oral vocabulary learning? Infants begin by learning spoken labels (phonological...