This website is for teachers and speech and language therapists who want to support new word learning in secondary schools.  It covers information about:

  • The rationale for supporting teenagers to learn new words
  • How secondary school students learn words
  • Research in this area
  • Our project which aimed to support small groups of teenagers to learn new words. This project is written up in an article here: (early view in the International Journal of Language and Communication Disorders).

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