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Professor Jackie Marsh

University of Sheffield

Head of the School of Education

Professor Jackie Marsh, Head of the School of Education – University of Sheffield

Jackie Marsh is a Professor of Education at the University of Sheffield, UK. Her research focuses on the role and nature of popular culture, media and new technologies in young children’s literacy development.She has conducted projects that have explored children’s access to new technologies and their emergent digital literacy skills, knowledge and understanding. Jackie’s recent research has focused on young children’s engagement in online virtual worlds.