Allen Thurston

Professor

  • Room 02.007 - 18-20 College Green - Block 20

    United Kingdom

Accepting PhD Students

PhD projects

I would be interested in supervising students working in the area of cooperative learning, peer tutoring and improving literacy for students aged 3-18 years old.

20042020

Research output per year

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Activities

Using cooperative learning to enhance outcomes for students from low socio-economic backgrounds

Allen Thurston (Advisor)

23 Jun 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited or keynote talk at national or international conference

Using peer support to improve international publications

Allen Thurston (Advisor)

17 Jun 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

How to improve your productivity when publishing journal articles

Allen Thurston (Advisor)

18 Jun 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited or keynote talk at national or international conference

American Education Research Association, Conference 2019

Maria Cockerill (Participant), & Allen Thurston (Participant)

07 Apr 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Improving literacy for school students from high poverty backgrounds using peer learning

Allen Thurston (Advisor)

27 Jun 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Using cooperative learning to enhance outcomes for students from low socio-economic backgrounds

Allen Thurston (Advisor)

28 Jun 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited or keynote talk at national or international conference

Using peer tutoring to improve reading for low-socioeconomic students

Allen Thurston (Advisor)

26 Oct 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited or keynote talk at national or international conference

Using peer tutoring to improve reading

Allen Thurston (Advisor)

26 Oct 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

American Education Research Association, Conference 2018

Maria Cockerill (Participant), & Allen Thurston (Participant)

15 Apr 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Failing to see the problem: Vision and reading

Allen Thurston (Advisor)

30 Jun 2017

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

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Next steps for raising attainment: leadership, school autonomy and improving standards in the classroom

Allen Thurston (Advisor), & Liam O'Hare (Invited speaker)

15 Jun 2017

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

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Using peer tutoring to improve reading

Allen Thurston (Advisor)

16 Jun 2017

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

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Whole Child Development Workshop: Findings from the UK

Alison MacKenzie (Presenter), & Allen Thurston (Presenter)

10 Jul 2017

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

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Zhengzhou University, China

Allen Thurston (Advisor)

01 Mar 201728 Feb 2020

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesResearch and Teaching at External Organisation

Stormont Assembly Knowledge Exchange Seminar - Economic Opportunities, Occupational Class Status and Social Mobility in Northern Ireland:

John Moriarty (Invited speaker), , David Wright (Contributor), , Dermot O'Reilly (Contributor), & Allen Thurston (Contributor)

25 Jan 2017

Activity: Talk or presentation typesPublic lecture/debate/seminar

Research and practice of using peer tutoring in schools to promote student reading development

Allen Thurston (Advisor)

23 Jun 2017

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

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Council for Curriculum Examinations & Assessment

Allen Thurston (Presenter)

01 Sep 2016

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesVisiting a School

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American Education Research Association, 2016

Allen Thurston (Participant), & Maria Cockerill (Participant)

09 Apr 2016

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

ESRC Festival of Social Science event on 'Dead Cool'

Allen Thurston (Presenter)

14 Nov 2015

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in Festival/Exhibition

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International Journal of Educational Research (Journal)

Allen Thurston (Peer reviewer)

01 Jan 201231 Dec 2020

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial activity

Times Educational Supplement

Allen Thurston (Presenter)

20112014

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesVisiting a School

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