Contact Information

PhD candidate

Human Development

McGill University

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Research Interests

The relation between working memory and reading disability ;

The effect of reading intervention on working memory and reading disability ;

How EEG studies might help in understanding the brain functioning of students with specific learning disabilities.

Keywords: Reading disability, reading intervention, memory, working memory, EEG, MRI, Brain


Journal Articles

  • Basma B & Savage R (submitted). Teacher professional development and student literacy in high school: A systematic review and a meta-analysis.
  • Basma B & Savage R  (2017). Teacher Professional Development and Student Literacy Growth: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Educ Psychol Rev, 30 (2), 457–481.