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Lab in the Media

Toronto Telegraph

Reading struggles? Don't wait to advocate for your child. (2023)


American Public Media

Want to know more about the science of reading? (2022)

Hard Words: Why aren't kids being taught to read? (2022)


The New York Times

School is for Learning to Read. (2022)


Chicago Sun Times

Are Illinois schools teaching reading all wrong? (2022)


The Mercury News

Opinion: California's approach to reading education isn't working (2022)

East Bay Times

Opinion: California's approach to reading education isn't working. (2022)

Desert Sun

These reading strategies will help struggling students. (2022)


The Conversation

We're Sleeping More in Lockdown, But the Quality is Worse. (Jakke Tamminen & Rebecca Crowley - 2021)

Learning a Language? Sleep On It and You'll Get the Grammar. (Kathy Rastle & Jakke Tamminen - 2015)

Sputnik Radio,

People Are Sleeping More, But the Quality of this Sleep Seems Much Worse. (Rebecca Crowley - 2021)

APS Observer

Top-10 Most Impactful Articles in the APS. (Kathy Rastle, Clare Lally, Matt Davis & Jo Taylor - 2021)

BBC Radio 4

More or Less with Tim Hartford: Reading Age (Listen from 20:00). (2021)

Word of Mouth (2016)

Tes Magazine (UK)

Phonics Leads to Easier, More Accurate, Reading, New Research Finds (2018)

Ceasefire in the reading wars (2017)

Ban the bombast and stop these reading wars now

How schools can support teenage literacy


Why Millions Of Kids Can't Read And What Better Teaching Can Do About It. (2018 - then replayed on many others)

Teaching Scotland Magazine

The Science of Reading. (2018)

ABC News

Phonics study hopes to end reading wars once and for all. (2018)

Association for Psychological Science

Beyond the Reading Wars: How the Science of Reading Can Improve Literacy. (2018)


Special Educational Needs Magazine

In Support of Phonics. (2017)


In Support of Phonics. (2017)

Teacher Development Trust

Testing is Key to Long-term Learning. (2016)

Sky 1

Duck Quacks Don't Echo. (Kathy Rastle & Jakke Tamminen - 2016)

The Telegraph

Getting Enough Sleep is Key to Exam Success, Research Says. (Kathy Rastle & Jakke Tamminen - 2015)

Sleep can Improve your Word Power. (Matt Davis - 2009)

Schools Week (UK)

Phonics boosts reading accuracy, study finds

Developing pupils' vocabulary is about more than words

CORDIS EU Research Results 

Minding your Ps and Qs: How linguistic environment influences literacy (Kathy Rastle & Ana Ulicheva)

Education Week

Literacy as a social justice issue.

Teacher Magazine (Australia)

Learning to read and explicit teaching.

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