Externally Funded Research Projects

These research projects are or have been undertaken at the Graduate School of Education as part of the Language and Education Network Please click on the project title for further detail.

Awarded To

Project Title


Philip Durrant, Professor  Myhill Growth in Grammar: A multi-dimensional analysis of student writing between 5 and 16
Economic and Social Research Council
Philip Durrant Interpretation of PTE Academic Scores Pearson Education Ltd.
Dr Ruth Newman, Professor  Myhill Powerful Learning Conversations Youth Sport Trust
Annabel Watson, Professor  Myhill Grammar at GCSE Pearson
Professor Debra Myhill, Dr  Jones Development in Metalinguistic Understanding and its relationship to development in writing Economic and Social Research Council
Professor Debra Myhill, Associate Professor  Fisher, Dr  Jones, Dr  Wilson Choice and Control: Improving Writing Through Embedded Attention to Grammar Education Endowment Fellowship
Professor Debra Myhill, Dr  Jones Supporting Weaker Writers Pearson Education Ltd.
Professor Debra Myhill Grammar for Writing - Shaping Policy and Practice Economic and Social Research Council
Professor Debra Myhill, Dr  Jones Grammar for Writing? The impact of contextualised grammar teaching on pupils' writing and pupils' metalinguistic understanding. Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC)