Ms Alison Baker

Senior Lecturer

Primary English, children's literature

Department of Early Childhood & Education , School Of Education And Communities

Alison Baker is a senior lecturer in the School of Education and Communities, where she teaches modules on inclusion and subject knowledge in the Early Years, Primary English and reflective practice in Primary Teaching.


  • BA, PGCE, MA, (pending) PhD

Areas Of Interest

  • Children's literature
  • Reading for pleasure
  • Social class
  • Inclusive practice
  • International and comparative education
  • Social class in children's fiction
  • Representation and picture books
  • Developing reading for pleasure with Primary teachers


The last four years of publications can be viewed below. 

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