Research Bites A-I 

  • A thinking skills approach to improving learning in maths
  • Benefits of pupils mentoring student teachers
  • Can gesturing be used to improve teaching and learning?
  • Closing the reading gap
  • Differentiating learning in the literacy classroom
  • Effects of different kinds of praise on primary pupils
  • Encouraging gaze aversion – a strategy to improve primary pupils' learning
  • Factors affecting children's well-being in primary school
  • History – what do pupils think?
  • How can primary pupils' reading motivation and comprehension be improved
  • How does collaborative group work affect science learning?
  • Identifying young children's difficulties with mathematics
  • Implementing mathematics reforms – evidence from US schools
  • Improving home-school engagement
  • Improving mathematics through vocational lessons
  • Improving primary pupils' writing through peer assisted sentence combining
  • Improving pupils understanding in science through learning non technical writing skills
  • Improving the quality of talk to support pupil learning
  • Is the Key Stage 3 dip a myth or reality?