It’s only words: why oracy is important for all young people

Mercer, Neil (2024) It’s only words: why oracy is important for all young people. In: Cumberland Annual SEND Conference, 11-12 January 2024, University of Cumbria, Carlisle, UK. (Unpublished) Full text not available from this repository.

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In this keynote, Neil will first explain why the development of all young people’s spoken language skills is so important for their learning, cognitive development and their life chances in general. Neil describes effective methods that teachers can use to develop those skills. He will then explore the latest learnings from recent school-based research about how teachers can best use talk to create inclusive classrooms in which all children can participate productively and make good educational progress.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Keynote)
Departments: Institute of Education > Non-Initial Teacher Education
Additional Information: Professor Neil Mercer, Emeritus Professor of Education at the University of Cambridge and Honorary Fellow at the University of Cumbria.
Depositing User: Anna Lupton
Date Deposited: 17 Jan 2024 15:32
Last Modified: 17 Jan 2024 15:32
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