Reading for Pleasure: Engaging readers in school and at home

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We are offering a live training event on reading for pleasure. This session will host a maximum of 20 participants to provide opportunities for discussion and interaction with the trainer. Secure your place today by signing up below:

Reading for Pleasure: Engaging readers in school and at home
Monday 10 May 2021 3:30-5pm

What will I learn?

This course:

  • Reviews current research to reflect on the impact of lockdown on reading for pleasure
  • Considers how best to support intrinsic motivation for reading
  • Explores the use of digital tools to encourage reading for pleasure in school and at home and support a blended learning approach
  • Reflects on the central role of school libraries in addressing diversity and promoting a rich and broad reading experience
  • Discusses ways of using multimodal reading to encourage reading for pleasure

The course is suitable for:

Secondary subject teachers and middle leaders

Whole-school literacy leaders or literacy coordinators

School librarians

How long is the training?

Two 90-minute, online CPD sessions