Schools and nurseries

Cat_KerrMackieSome of our studies take place outside of the University at local schools and nurseries. We have links with many schools in Leeds and Bradford. If you’d like to be involved, please get in touch on

If you have come to our website after being contacted by a researcher hoping to conduct a project at your school or nursery, then we’d like to thank you for your consideration. This website contains information about our researchers and many of our studies. Please take a look around, and we hope that we will have the opportunity to work with you!

It’s always great to talk to people outside the University about language development, for example by working on events with local nurseries, parent groups, or other organisations. If you’d like to discuss this aspect of our work, get in touch via

RT @DeaNielsen8: So important. Good quality early years provision is instrumental in addressing health inequalities, and it makes fi……

Vaarwel to our amazing intern Annika. It's been great to have you here over the last few months (and not just for the Stroopwaffles!)

@Cat_Davies and @LingwoodJamie will discuss how #shared #reading varies across families, different types of…