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Later literacy success hinges on early handwriting lessons

July 31st, 2017

A new study has shown the far-reaching implications of handwriting skills in early childhood. In an Australian first, Murdoch University researchers examined the handwriting abilities of children prior to starting Year 1.

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Harnessing an interest in science through teacher education

November 24th, 2014

A new research project by Murdoch University will aim to improve science literacy in primary school children by improving the way we educate future teachers to teach the subject.

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New study to investigate the early development of self-regulated learning in children

November 19th, 2014

Dr Deborah Pino-Pasternak is investigating how young children develop the skills to self-regulate their learning.

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ARC funding success for six Murdoch projects

November 6th, 2014

Murdoch University has secured funds for six projects in latest round of the Australian Research Council (ARC) funding, totalling more than $1.73 million.

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