Love our Libraries
Love our Libraries helps to transform primary school libraries by giving teachers, teaching assistants and parents the skills they need to become library coordinators.Learn more
Through NewsWise, we help teachers empower pupils to access, understand, analyse and participate in the news.Learn more
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.Learn more
Young City Poets
Young City Poets gives pupils the opportunity to visit famous cultural venues in their city, using the visits to inspire poetry.Learn more
Young Readers Programme
Many children in disadvantaged areas leave primary school unable to read well. Through the Young Readers Programme, we give children in these areas the chance to choose new books to keep through a series of fun events.Learn more
ABRA: EEF reading intervention trial
A 20-week reading programme for Year 1 pupils combining phonics and comprehension.Learn more
Words for Work: Dream Big
Together schools and local businesses support Key Stage 1 pupils to develop their literacy skills, raise aspirations and challenge stereotypes.Learn more
ResourceView detailsA set of posters to help you evaluate your current literacy provision and develop an action plan for moving forward. ResourceView detailsRefresh and secure key grammar subject knowledge with our two presentations aimed at primary practitioners.
Improving Writing in Key Stage 2
This course helps teachers develop strategies to take their Key Stage 2 pupils beyond scaffolded writing and tackle writing challenges across different text types.Learn more
Reading for Pleasure CPD
Engage with research and develop sustainable strategies to embed a culture of reading in your school and classroomLearn more
Improving Boys' Literacy CPD
Develop an understanding of evidence around the gender gap in literacy and try new approachesLearn more
ResearchView detailsIn 2016 we recorded the highest levels of reading enjoyment to date, with nearly 6 in 10 saying that they enjoy reading either very much or quite a lot. ResearchView details
Writing for Enjoyment and its Link to Wider Writing - Findings from our Annual Literacy Survey 2016 ReportRead more about children’s and young people’s enjoyment of writing in 2016, taken from our seventh annual literacy survey.
ResearchView detailsOur review of provision of school libraries, the impact on pupils and the elements that make a good school library.
We run exciting competitions every term to inspire young people and help improve their literacy.