Events

CPD and workshops for school improvement, events for members, conferences and fundraising opportunities.

Schools and settings with full National Literacy Trust membership receive discounts on bookings - call 0207 587 3067 to access your discount code.

  • cropped.png event 02 Mar 2020

    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
  • 2c2b0a30da1a5f29d6bfb1bad695cc81.jpg event 02 Mar 2020 - 08 Jun 2020

    Reading for Pleasure in Key Stage 2 & 3 - Central London

    This course explores the link between a love of reading and attainment and will help you drive an improved reading culture across your school.
    Book now
  • Reading for pleasure event 09 Mar 2020 - 15 Jun 2020

    Reading for Pleasure in Key Stage 2 & 3 - Tunbridge Wells

    This course explores the link between a love of reading and attainment and will help you drive an improved reading culture across your school.
    Book now
  • Hundreds of Wallys run walk and jog around Clapham Common in 2017.jpg event 15 Mar 2020

    Where's Wally? fun run 2020

    Join us in London's Olympic Park on Sunday 15 March 2020, and follow in the footsteps of sporting legends as we turn the park red and white in the name of literacy!
    Book now
  • Vocabulary event 16 Mar 2020

    Teaching Vocabulary within the Curriculum - Bristol

    A half-day workshop to help secondary teachers develop students' academic language and subject-specific vocabulary.
    Book now
  • primary news reading.png event 18 Mar 2020

    Questioning the News: Critical literacy in English and PSHE - Alexandra Palace

    This course increases your pupil's awareness of the media’s impact on their behaviour, identity, and wellbeing. It will also help boost reading and writing outcomes in your...
    Book now
  • Boy and girl with technology tablet reading event 20 Mar 2020

    Reading for Pleasure On and With Screens in Key Stages 1 and 2 - London

    Reading for Pleasure On and With Screens is a one-day workshop developed in partnership with UCL Institute of Education, exploring how to harness technology to promote reading for...
    Book now
  • London Landmarks route map event 29 Mar 2020

    London Landmarks Half Marathon

    Join us for this incredible, closed road central London half marathon.
    Book now
  • Virgin London Marathon.jpg event 26 Apr 2020

    London Marathon 2020

    Support the National Literacy Trust with your own London Marathon place.
    Book now
  • Peterborough Where's Wally fun run event 03 May 2020

    Peterborough Where's Wally? fun run

    For the first time ever, we are bringing our Where's Wally? fun run to Peterborough!
    Book now
  • large.jpg event 25 May 2020

    Vitality London 10,000

    Put your best foot forward and join #TeamLiteracy as we take on the Vitality London 10,000 on 25 May 2020!
    Book now
  • Leap for Literacy event 06 Jun 2020

    Leap for literacy tandem skydive

    Join us as we take a flying leap for literacy at our tandem skydiving event in Peterborough.
    Book now
  • primary news reading.png event 23 Jun 2020

    Questioning the News: Critical literacy in English and PSHE - London - Guardian Offices

    This course will help you to develop high quality reading and writing outcomes for your pupils and increase their awareness of the media’s impact upon their behaviour, identity and...
    Book now
  • event 29 Jun 2020

    Gigs for Literacy: Shabby Road performs the White Album

    Shabby Road follow their sell-out performance of Abbey Road by The Beatles with Back in The 100 Club - Songs from the White Album.
    Book now
  • London to Paris 9.JPG event 15 Jul 2020 - 19 Jul 2020

    London to Paris cycle challenge: Tour de France 2020

    Four days, two capital cities, one incredible challenge! Join #TeamLiteracy as we cycle 311 miles from London to Paris for the Tour de France.
    Book now
  • event 19 Sep 2020

    TrekFest 2020: The Beacons

    Take on the TrekFest challenge for the National Literacy Trust and make every step count!
    Book now
  • Berlin Marathon event 27 Sep 2020

    Berlin Marathon 2020

    The Berlin Marathon is the world’s fastest marathon, and its flat route means that it is perfect for first-timers, or great if you want to beat your personal best.
    Book now
  • Arctic Challenge event 29 Jan 2021 - 01 Feb 2021

    The Arctic challenge 2021

    The Arctic challenge is a unique opportunity to test your resilience and explore one of the most unspoilt environments on the planet.
    Book now