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Not using someone’s given name because you can’t pronounce it: expert comment

Evidence given by cricketer Azeem Rafiq today about his experiences at Yorkshire, included claims India batter Cheteshwar Pujara was called 'Steve' by coaches, players and the Yorkshire website, because a teammate couldn’t pronounce his name.

Dr Jane Bryan from Warwick Law School comments. 

Tue 16 Nov 2021, 15:30 | Tags: University of Warwick, School of Law, Education

"Fresh ways to support families may be the most beneficial", says Mark Pulford

On the day children in England return to school "Fresh ways to support families to be involved in their children’s education may be the most beneficial, but perhaps most overlooked, outcome of lockdown learning in 2021", says Dr Mark Pulsford.

Mon 08 Mar 2021, 15:42 | Tags: Education

Summer catch-up schools in England: Dr Rebecca Morris

It was reported today that secondary schools in England will be asked to provide summer schools so that pupils can catch up. Dr Rebecca Morris, an Assistant Professor from the University of Warwick's Centre for Education Studies, comments on the story.

Wed 24 Feb 2021, 13:09 | Tags: Children, Education, Centre for Education Studies, schools

"TV does reach more learners": Prof Des Hewitt on the BBC's lockdown education programmes

It was reported today that the BBC will put school lessons on television to support children's education during the new lockdown. Professor Des Hewitt from the Centre For Teacher Education at the University of Warwick comments.


Expert comment on the education attainment gap for poorer families

Dr Dimitra Hartas from Warwick's Centre for Education Studies comments on the education attainment gap between richer and poorer families.


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