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Personal profile

Biography

Gwyneth joined the University of Huddersfield in 2002 and is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Education and Professional Development. She is Course Leader and Admissions Tutor for the Pre-service PGCE / Cert Ed (Lifelong Learning) programme and is also involved in post-graduate supervision. 

After working in libraries and college administration, Gwyneth began her academic career teaching local history, English and adult literacy in a Further Education college, before becoming a teacher educator. She completed a Doctorate in Education in 2019 with a focus on adult literacy education.

She is currently a member of the editorial team of RaPAL (Research and Practice in Adult Literacies).

Research Expertise and Interests

  • Adult literacies policy and practice
  • Education of older adults

Research Expertise and Interests

  • Adult literacies policy and practice
  • Education older adults

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Research Output

  • 4 Citations
  • 1 h-Index
  • 2 Article
  • 1 Chapter
Open Access
  • Adult literacy practitioners and employability skills: Resisting neo-liberalism?

    Allatt, G. & Tett, L., 2019, In : Journal of Education Policy. 34, 4, p. 577-594 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
  • 3 Citations (Scopus)

    The employability skills discourse and literacy practitioners

    Allatt, G. & Tett, L., 28 Aug 2019, Resisting Neoliberalism in Education: Local, National and Transnational Perspectives. Tett, L. & Hamilton, M. (eds.). 1 ed. Bristol: Policy Press, p. 41-56 16 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  • 1 Citation (Scopus)

    Activities

    • 4 Oral presentation

    The employability skills discourse and literacy practitioners

    Gwyneth Allatt (Speaker) & Lyn Tett (Speaker)

    24 Aug 2017

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

    What does literacy mean to teachers of adult literacy and their learners?

    Gwyneth Allatt (Speaker)

    21 Aug 2017

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

    Adult Literacy Education and Social Inclusion

    Gwyneth Allatt (Speaker)

    4 Jul 2017

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

    Is Adult Literacy Education Still on the Policy Agenda or Have the Gremlins Gone Now?

    Gwyneth Allatt (Speaker)

    5 Jul 2016

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation