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Jannette Elwood

Jannette Elwood is Professor of Education and Director of the Doctoral Research Centre in the School of Education at Queen’s University Belfast. She has worked in educational research, teaching and policy in a variety of organisations. Her main research interests are in the social constructions and consequences of tests, examinations and assessment practices. Recent publications include: Elwood J and Lundy L (2010) Revisioning assessment through a children's rights approach: implications for policy, process and practice, Research Papers in Education, 25: 3, 335-353 and Elwood J (2012) Qualifications, examinations and assessment: views and perspectives of students in the 14-19 phase on policy and practice, Cambridge Journal of Education, 42: 4, 497-512.