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Promoting best practice teaching of comprehension in Australia

Promoting best practice teaching of comprehension in Australia

05 November 2018

We have collaborated with education expert Susan Taylor on new white paper Reading for Meaning: A guide to the research on best-practice teaching of comprehension in today’s world.

Exploring why children still write letters

Exploring why children still write letters

30 October 2018

We collaborated with UK TV show Blue Peter and the National Literacy Trust to explore why children still love to write letters despite so many digital alternatives.

In memory of Lieze Kotze

In memory of Lieze Kotze

19 October 2018

We are sad to announce that Lieze Kotze, Regional Director of OUP in Africa, passed away peacefully last night, following a diagnosis of cancer earlier this year.

Learning English with virtual reality

Learning English with virtual reality

18 October 2018

We have collaborated with VictoryVR on a new virtual reality product for Mandarin speakers looking to learn English in a real-world setting.

Supporting World Mental Health Day

Supporting World Mental Health Day

15 October 2018

On World Mental Health Day employees at our Melbourne office in Australia held events to raise funds for ReachOut Australia.