Aisling Walters

Aisling Walters

Writing stories: an exploration of the personal writing histories of trainee English teachers and the impact of these experiences on their writer identities.

This study is an Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis (IPA), exploring the writing histories of trainee English teachers and the impact of these histories on their identity as teacher-writers. Data collection methods included a qualitative survey and participants’ creation of a ‘writing river’, a visual representation of their writing journeys. The study…