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Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology Vol. 52, No. 4 (April 2010) pp. 337–344
Aim: To investigate whether speech therapy using a speech systems approach to controlling breath support, phonation, and speech rate can increase the speech intelligibility of children with dysarthria and cerebral palsy (CP). Method: Sixteen...
Economics of Education Review Vol. 23, No. 5 (October 2004) pp. 473–482
In this paper we test the hypothesis advanced by Weiss (J. Economic Perspectives 9(4)(1995)133) that under sorting models the return to schooling across identical twins would decline over time compared to the return for the population as a whole....
Economics of Education Review Vol. 20, No. 3 pp. 211–224
The genetic and environmental contributions to educational attainment in Australia are examined using a multiple regression model drawn from the medical research literature. Data from a large sample of Australian twins are analysed. The findings...
Developing Digital Portfolios: Investigating How Digital Portfolios Can Facilitate Pupil Talk about Learning
Technology, Pedagogy and Education Vol. 15, No. 3 (October 2006) pp. 261–273
The Digital Portfolio Project at Newcastle University aimed over one year (2002/2003) to support teachers in producing, storing and accessing assessment portfolios of learner's work using information and communications technology (ICT). This paper...
Economics of Education Review Vol. 24, No. 1 (February 2005) pp. 1–17
This paper examines the links between childhood conduct disorder problems and schooling and labour market outcomes net of genetic and environmental effects. The results show that individuals who experienced conduct disorder problems are more likely...