Training and workshops

Evidence-based CPD and workshops to help you evaluate, plan and take action to improve literacy outcomes in your setting.

Our courses

Upcoming sessions

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    Literacy for Science - Winchester

    A workshop designed to help teachers develop the literacy skills necessary for science.
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    Understanding Literacy for GCSEs: Teaching disciplinary literacy - Portsmouth

    The reformed GCSEs place greater demands on pupils’ literacy skills. In line with new recommendations from the EEF, this one-day workshop helps teachers meet this challenge.
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    Reading for Pleasure in Key Stage 2 & 3 - Central London

    This course explores the link between a love of reading and attainment and will help you drive an improved reading culture across your school.
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About our training

Our courses are fully aligned with the DfE standards for teachers' professional development and offer teachers both a chance to immerse themselves in enquiry, questioning and experimentation and innovative strategies and practical ideas to support literacy.

Guidance from the Education Endowment Foundation (EEF) shows that professional development should be a priority for pupil premium spending - our courses focus on areas that most often create barriers for disadvantaged students.

"Thanks for an informative day - I'm going away with inspiration for my own practice and whole school CPD."


Multi-school, local authority and bulk purchase offers

If you work in a teaching school alliance, multi-academy trust or an existing cluster, we offer flexible pricing options for you to make the most of our training courses.

Embed sustainable literacy strategies across community of schools, promote school-to-school support.

Get in touch with Emily to discuss your options on 0207 587 3067 or email emily.best@literacytrust.org.uk

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