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Professors Chris Kyriacou and Antônio Zuin
When schoolyard bullying becomes cyberbullying

Posted on Wednesday 6 August 2014

Professors Chris Kyriacou and Antônio Zuin discuss why online abuse is so damaging for children.

Conversation analysis across cultures

Posted on Monday 4 August 2014

The Department of Education contributed to a Conversation Analysis Summer School, part of the White Rose Doctoral Training College training series.

Better at reading than maths? Don’t blame it all on your genes

Posted on Monday 14 July 2014

Lecturer in Psychology in Education, Kathryn Asbury, explores why she found maths tricky.

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