IPEELL: Improving Writing Quality - Cumbria


"Participating pupils made approximately nine months’ additional progress compared to similar pupils who did not participate in the intervention."

This course helps teachers develop strategies to take their Key Stage 2 pupils beyond scaffolded writing, building confidence and self-assessment skills and providing a structure for pupils to tackle writing challenges across different text types. 

EEF, Using Self-Regulation to Improve Writing, 2014

About Dove Cottage

Dove Cottage was the first family home of the poet William Wordsworth. Settling in the heart of his 'native mountains' enabled Wordsworth to concentrate on writing, making this period his most inspired and productive.

  • £350 for the first participant, £250 for each colleague, including a year's membership of the National Literacy Trust*
  • We invite a head or senior leader from each school to attend the first session free of charge
  • Follow up support visits to your school are also available at an additional cost of £350

Please note: dates are provisional and will be confirmed soon. 

Attendance includes one year's membership of the National Literacy Trust giving all teachers in the school access to a range of resources.

*existing National Literacy Trust Members receive a £50 discount per school - please contact schools@literacytrust.org.uk or call 020 7820 6258 to get your code.