Young Writers

Writing - Young City Poets


Programmes

We have a range of engaging writing programmes for primary and secondary schools.

  • Barbican - Young Writers Poetry

    Young City Poets

    Young City Poets gives pupils the opportunity to visit famous cultural venues in their city, using the visits to inspire poetry. 
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  • Barbican workshop - Young Writers: Poetry

    Lyric Masters

    Lyric Masters uses songwriting to encourage secondary school students to write for pleasure and purpose.
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Resources

We have lots of brilliant classroom resources to get your pupils writing.

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Research

Our research into writing provides a strong evidence base for our writing programmes.

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Success stories

School for Writers

School for Writers helps writers engage with schools, libraries and cultural and community venues to deliver workshops for children and young people.

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