The National Literacy Strategy: missing a crucial link? A comparative study of the National Literacy Strategy and Success for All

@inproceedings{Jolliffe2006TheNL,
  title={The National Literacy Strategy: missing a crucial link? A comparative study of the National Literacy Strategy and Success for All},
  author={Wendy Jolliffe},
  year={2006}
}
This article contrasts two major attempts at educational reform with regard to literacy. Starting with a brief background to the introduction of the National Literacy Strategy, together with an analysis of research into effective literacy teaching, it presents qualitative research carried out in the form of a comparative study of the National Literacy Strategy and Success for All. This small-scale study of four schools confirmed the hypothesis that the underpinning pedagogy needs to be… CONTINUE READING