The University of Roehampton Podcast
About This Show
Introducing you to the thought-leaders, researchers and academic experts from the University of Roehampton. Enjoy a wide range of conversations on current topics ranging from the psychiatric pharmaceutical industry to Brexit. Subscribe, listen and review to stay up to date with all the latest episodes.
Most Recent Episode
Episode 3:Teach your monster to read, write, create and love homework.
May 24, 2017
Angela Colvert shares her experience watching young children get excited about reading, writing and even homework through the power of digital games. Dr Colvert is Senior Lecturer in English Education at the University of Roehampton. She was part of the team that developed the very successful phonics game ‘Teach Your Monster To Read’. She argues that educators need to expand their definition of literacy far beyond simple reading and writing.
Episodes of This Show
May 22, 2017
Mar 30, 2017