Dr Maggie Mroczkowski

Thesis title: Teachers’ and pupils’ beliefs about using English and target language in the Scottish secondary modern language learning context


Maggie has just completed her PhD in Education at Moray House. Her doctoral thesis focused on beliefs about the use of mother tongue and target language among teachers and pupil in the context of Scottish modern language learning in early secondary school. 

Maggie completed her MSc in Language Teaching at Moray House in 2017. Her masters research explored attitudes towards maximal target language use among  American middle school language teachers. 


PhD Education University of Edinburgh

MSc Language Teaching University of Edinburgh

BA Spanish Education Illinois State University

Research summary

-language identity

-language learning in Anglophone/monolingual contexts

-L1/ target language use practices

-attitudes toward language learning

-language education policies