Reading Programmes in Year 7-8 Primary Classes that Support Effective Literacy Practices: What is Happening and Where to Next?

Status: Completed

Dates: 2008 - 2009

Māori Relevant Content: No


  • Cognition Education Research Trust (Cognition Education Research Trust, 2008 - 2009)

Project Abstract

The Ministry of Education’s Literacy Strategy is most notably concerned with improving achievement in literacy at all levels of New Zealand’s education system. Years 7-8 students’ literacy achievement has been identified as an area of concern and this project aims to investigate current practices, identify examples of good practice and promote professional development opportunities for teachers based on the project’s research findings.

Researchers - UC Staff

Subject Area: Disciplines