Mrs Elaine Sharpling BEd, MA

Director Primary Programmes

Tel: +44 (0) 1792 482121
E-mail: elaine.sharpling@uwtsd.ac.uk

  • Overseeing the Primary PGCE and BA.Ed (QTS)
  • Module Lead
  • Teaching
  • Professional Teaching Experience tutor
  • Master’s dissertation supervisor

Since graduating from the University of Birmingham and completing a Master’s degree, I have been involved in initial teacher education and gained a wide experience of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. Recently, I have been seconded to the position of Director of Primary programmes following a significant period of time leading Literacy and Language.

I have been involved in authoring projects for Welsh Government through the University’s publishing house Canolfan Peniarth.

  • Member of the All Wales Expert Panel for Literacy.
  • UCET Cymru (Literacy)
  • BA.Ed (QTS) Literacy
  • Primary PGCE Literacy and Pupil Progress
  • MA Supervision

I am preparing for doctoral research on supporting children’s writing through a better understanding of grammatical language patterns.

  • Literacy
  • Assessment for Learning
  • Professional Teaching Experience
  • Role of the Mentor
  • Co- authored Literacy Resource Pack for Welsh Government on behalf of Canolfan Peniarth
  • Reviewer – Literacy pathways for Oxford University Press.

Literacy Resource pack (Learning Wales 2014)