Welsh pupils’ literacy lagged behind England in 2007


Professor Chris Taylor’s research revealing that children in Wales are behind their counterparts in 
England in standards of literacy was covered extensively by national news outlets 

Wales Online – https://www.walesonline.co.uk/news/wales-news/literacy-standards-dropping-wales-new-5835371

The Independent – http://www.independent.co.uk/news/education/education-news/english-children-outperform-welsh-and-scottish-pupils-at-reading-8797106.html

The Guardian – https://www.theguardian.com/education/2013/sep/04/reading-england-wales-scotland-pupils

ITV News – http://www.itv.com/news/wales/update/2013-09-04/literacy-lagging-behind-england/

BBC News – http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/uk-wales-23955938/welsh-pupils-literacy-lagged-behind-england-in-2007


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