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... 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...
- To celebrate Billionaire Boy at the New Theatre, Peterborough Reads is inviting children aged 4 to 12 years old to design a poster promoting their favourite book.
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 12 Oct 2020 - 22 Mar 2021Book now
Gender and Literacy: Improving boys' reading and writing - KentThis 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 moreWe publish new research with Lancôme revealing that the aspirations of 43% of young people are undermined by a lack of confidence and gender inequality, with young women facing the...