For schools

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The Hastings Literacy Hub supports local schools, helping to inspire and encourage their pupils to read for pleasure.

Resources and competitions

  • Children with tablets

    Fake news and critical literacy resources

    Resources, posters and tips to teach children about fake news, and give them the critical literacy skills they need to navigate our digital world.
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    Festive short story competition

    We're encouraging children in Years 3-6 to write their own seasonal story for the chance to win prizes for themselves and for their school!
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    Becoming by Michelle Obama: supporting literacy and PSHE education

    A free teaching resource inspired by Michelle Obama’s bestselling memoir, Becoming, to boost secondary students’ literacy, leadership abilities and confidence.
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Printable posters

Print and display our authors inspiring reading classroom posters to encourage a love of reading in your school.

Authors inspiring reading posters
Alex T Smith Renaissance Learning poster authors inspiring reading

Training and programmes

  • Secondary pupil taking exam event 21 Jan 2020

    Understanding Literacy for GCSEs: Teaching disciplinary literacy - Hertfordshire

    The reformed GCSEs place greater demands on pupils’ literacy skills. In line with new recommendations from the EEF, this one-day workshop helps teachers meet this challenge.
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    Understanding Literacy for GCSEs: Teaching disciplinary literacy - Portsmouth

    The reformed GCSEs place greater demands on pupils’ literacy skills. In line with new recommendations from the EEF, this one-day workshop helps teachers meet this challenge.
    Book now
  • Theo Walcott PLPS

    Premier League Primary Stars

    Use the appeal of the Premier League and professional football clubs to inspire children to learn, be active and develop important life skills.
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