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Did you hear me on Radio 5 this morning?

I was talking with Nicky Campbell this morning on Radio 5. It is worth you listening to the whole programme. Here is the link http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03s689x Highlights: Nick Gibb, MP for Bognor Regis and Littlehampton agreed with me, in principle but … Continue reading

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Is imposing Synthetic phonics “almost abuse”

According to Andrew Davis, research fellow at Durham University, insisting that children who can already read when they start school must learn synthetic phonics is “almost a form of abuse”.  There are several reports about his publication To read or … Continue reading

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