Phonological awareness resources

Professor Gail Gillon is well known internationally for her research in reading disorder and the prevention of reading difficulties for young children at risk.

Her innovative work in phonological awareness intervention has received particular international acclaim and acknowledged through prestigious American research awards. Her work has been widely published in leading research journals in speech language pathology, education, and reading.

She has presented numerous invited conference presentations and keynote addresses throughout the world.

Prof Gail Gillon

Amorangi Ako me te Hauora
Pro-Vice-Chancellor - Education, Health & Human Development
Orakipaoa 104
Internal Phone: 93491

Her resources are available below:






ASHA (2013) Short Course Power Point Slides

Phonological Awareness One Day Workshop (2013) - Phonological Awareness: Effective practices for classroom teachers handout

Resource Teachers of Literacy Conference (2013) - Phonological and morphological awareness workshop handout

Literacy Research Symposium Handouts

Literacy Symposium Chair: Professor Gail Gillon

Day 1 Thursday 1 October 2009

Welcome: Professor Gillon Opening Remarks

Day 2 Friday 2 October 2009

UC Invited 20 minute research papers

  • Dr Marleen Westerveld - Enhancing listening comprehension skills in poor readers
  • Dr Anna Wilson - Disentangling dyscalculia and dyslexia: Co-occurrence of numeracy and literacy learning disabilities in adults
  • Dr Dean Sutherland - Using assistive technology to enhance the reading skills of children with complex communication needs‌
  • Dr Anne Van Bysterveldt - Literacy Development in children with Down Syndrome‌