Hungary

Hungary

Steklács János PhD.

is college associate professor of Kecskemét College Teachers Training Faculty, Institute of Modern Linguistics and Literature Studies, acting as the director of this Institution. He got PhD degree on the field of applied lingustics, deals with research of reading comprehension, and the methodology of literacy education. His special field of interessed, and research topics are functional illiteracy, adult literacy, reading strategies and metacognition. He is the president of Hungarian Reading Association.

 

Veronika Szinger

  • 1973 born in Gyor, Hungary
  • 1991-1996 studies at the Faculty of Arts, University of Pecs
  • 1994-1996 teacher at Gandhi Gipsy Secondary School, Pecs
  • 2004-2007 studies at the Teacher Training Faculty, Kecskemet College

 

Employment

  • from 1996 teacher at Teacher Training Faculty, Kecskemét College
  • Lectures on: Hungarian Descriptive Grammar, Psycho- and Sociolinguistics, Mother Tongue Education, Romology; also has been responsible for teacher training in practising kindergartens

 

Research fields and publications

  • Preschool literacy
  • Mother tongue education in kindergartens
  • Romology

 

PhD studies

  • Applied Linguistics Programme at the Faculty of Arts, University of Pécs
  • Theme of dissertation: Preschool Literacy and Literacy Events in Families and Kindergartens

 

Membership

  • Hungarian Reading Association