Accelerated Literacy Practitioners' Association Australia

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Scaffolding Academic language: PETAA Research Grant report (7MB)

In 2016, PETAA members Dr Helen Harper and Dr Bronwyn Parkin won a research grant from the Primary English Teaching Association of Australia to further investigate the scaffolding of academic language with educationally marginalised students. Their research sites were Maningrida Community College...

scaffolding_academic_language_report_2017.pdf Term: Reports

Gray, B 1998 'Deficit and Difference - Appendix 1: Accessing the Discourses of Schooling', Unpublished Paper.

Deficit and difference perspectives Aboriginal education. Challenge learning styles notion. References Bruner, Vygiotsky, ZPD activity theory.Thesis Appendix 1: includes review of Labov's work

Gray -Deficit and Difference.pdf Term: Academic Publications