Journal of Research in Reading

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Edited By: Julia Carroll

Impact Factor: 0.917

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 40/57 (Psychology Educational); 111/231 (Education & Educational Research)

Online ISSN: 1467-9817

Associated Title(s): Literacy

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Journal of Research in Reading Special Issues

Special Issue on Current Directions in Reading Comprehension Research (2014)
Guest Editor: Panayiota Kendeou

Eye Movements during Chinese Reading (2013)
Guest Editors: Simon P. Liversedge, Jukka Hyönä and Keith Rayner

Learning to read in more than one language (2011)
Guest Editors: Hélène Deacon and Kate Cain

Writing Development: Cognitive, Sociocultural, Linguistic Perspectives (2010)
Guest Editors: Debra Myhill and Ros Fisher

Orthographic Processes in Reading (2008)
Guest Editors: Anne Castles and Kate Nation

Reading and Literacy in Developing Countries
Guest Editors: Amos Paran and Eddie Williams

Prosodic Sensitivity and Reading Development
Guest Editors: Lesly Wade-Woolley and Clare Wood

Reading and Genetics
Guest Editors: Prof Max Coltheart and Kate Nation

Visual Factors in Reading
Guest Editors: Dr Piers Cornelissen and Chris Singleton

Reading Beyond the Basics: Multiple Perspectives
Guest Editors: Ros Fisher and Morag Stuart

Assessing Literacy
Guest Editors: Chris Singleton and Denis Vincent

The UKLA and Wiley Research in Literacy Education Award 2017 shortlist has been announced

We are pleased to announce that the shortlist for the 2017 UKLA-Wiley Literacy in Education Award has been announced. Please click here to view the shortlist. The Award will be presented at the 53rd UKLA International Conference in Glasgow, to be held between 30th June and 2nd July.

The winning paper, published in Journal of Research in Reading, can be accessed below:

We are pleased to announce the 2016 winners of the Wiley & UKLA Literacy in Education Award, as presented at the Gala Dinner of the 52nd UKLA International Conference:

From JRR

Validity and sensitivity of the phonics screening check: implications for practice
Fiona J. Duff, Silvana E. Mengoni, Alison M. Bailey and Margaret J. Snowling

This award, launched in 2008, is given annually for research judged to be exemplary in either of UKLA’s journals - Journal of Research in Reading and Literacy.

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