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Boys on the Margin: Promoting boys’ literacy learning at Key Stage 2

Safford, Kimberly; O'Sullivan, Olivia and Barrs, Myra (2004). Boys on the Margin: Promoting boys’ literacy learning at Key Stage 2. UK: Centre for Literacy in Primary Education.

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The research and development project supported teachers in extending theoretical understanding of as well as practical responses to boys’ underachievement, drawing upon powerful literary texts and teaching approaches which promote the role of talk and collaboration, email and interactive text-based software. Funded the Esmee Fairbairn Foundation.

Item Type: Authored Book
ISBN: 1-872267-40-8, 978-1-872267-40-1
Project Funding Details:
Funded Project NameProject IDFunding Body
Not SetNot SetEsmee Fairbairn Foundation
Keywords: gender and literacy; gender and reading; gender and writing; oracy; drama; ICT; boys' underachievement;
Academic Unit/Department: Education and Language Studies > Education
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Research in Education and Educational Technology (CREET)
Item ID: 13043
Depositing User: Kimberly Safford
Date Deposited: 03 Feb 2009 01:39
Last Modified: 02 Dec 2010 20:19
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