Professor Vince Connelly

Professor of Psychology
Programme Lead Psychology
Department of Psychology, Social Work & Public Health
Oxford Brookes University
Gipsy Lane
Oxford OX3 0BP
Telephone: +44 (0)1865 484257
Vince Connelly is interested in the development of writing and has carried out a number of research projects with children who struggle to write such as those with dyslexia or language difficulties. He is currently European Co-ordinator of the Special Interest Group on Writing for the European Association for Research in Learning and Instruction.

On BeJLT by Professor Vince Connelly:


Dyslexia and writing: poor spelling can interfere with good quality composition

This article reports on issues facing students with dyslexia in higher education, and reveals how tutors can offer support. It builds upon research conducted by the authors in order to raise the profile of diversity and disabilities issues. The article provides accessible advice, and calls for more research into supporting students with dyslexia.

Posted in Short Article

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