The research group
Bente Rigmor Walgermo
Bente Rigmor Walgermo has experience from National Tests in Reading (Grade 5). She has also been involved in the development of a screening Battery for 1.–3. grade, and is the current project leader for the revision of these tests. Additionally, she has been a part of the development of a scale for measuring motivation for reading over the first three years of school.
The Reading Centre is home to several large, innovative research projects, and has regularly been awarded significant funding from nationally competitive research funding schemes.
Our research concerns language and literacy development and assessment in educational contexts, from kindergarten to workplaces.
Theoretically and methodologically the centre displays a broad fan of approaches to different aspects of literacy.
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