The reading habits of more than a million children have been analysed in two extensive new studies from the University of Dundee.
NewsRead more NewsRead moreWe've published new research today which indicates comedy could play an important role in engaging children and young people, particularly boys, in reading and writing... Premium resourceView detailsDownloadable copies of key handouts and presentations for attendees on our Improving Boys’ Literacy 3-day workshop. ResearchView detailsThis report focuses on the potential differences between boys and girls in terms of their views of communication skills, their confidence in using them and the importance they place... NewsRead moreA pupil from Burley and Woodhead CE Primary School has been selected as a winner out of nearly 300 entries from the National Literacy Trust’s Chitty Chitty Bang... Premium resourceView detailsThis research map draws together a wide array of research to highlight the strategies that have been shown to be most successful in developing boys' learning. event 31 Jan 2020 - 01 May 2020Book now
Gender and Literacy: Improving boys' reading and writing - LiverpoolThis training helps Key Stage 2 and 3 teachers understand the evidence around boys’ literacy and identify the factors underpinning success.
- Develop an understanding of evidence around the gender gap in literacy and try new approaches
BlogRead postCressida Cowell, children’s author of the award-winning How to Train Your Dragon series, explains why we need to get our children to love reading. Success storyView detailsGirlington Primary School in Bradford ran Premier League Reading Stars during the summer term with significant impact on pupils' reading abilty and attitudes. NewsRead moreOur new research to mark World Book Day has revealed that almost three quarters (72%) of children aged 8 to 11 in the North East enjoy reading.