Jan Avery Harris is the Research Lead for Cherwell School and her specialism is Dance & Drama. Jan is working with Kate Thirlwall on a Professional Learning Programme for teachers in their second year of practise. The current project aims to look at developing appropriate language and teaching approaches to overcome the barriers created by students’ affective responses to their learning experience.
Teachers undertaking the Enhanced Masters in Learning and Teaching
Kate is currently working on an Enhanced Masters into Anxiety in language learning, and in particular performance anxiety. She is also exploring the knowledge vs skills deficiency and barriers to learning with NQTs.