Developing literacy in English


This course

This online training involves two 90-minute sessions.

Session one: Monday 7 November 2022 15.30 – 17.00

Session two: Monday 28 November 2022 15.30 – 17.00

Course content

  • Uses evidence from research and theory to investigate effective literacy strategies for teaching and learning in English
  • Explores the use of reading strategies to support active reading of fiction, non-fiction and 19th century literary texts
  • Considers strategies to support the acquisition of academic vocabulary
  • Reviews key writing conventions for evaluative writing
  • Discusses the use of academic writing tools to support analytical writing.


  • Secondary subject leaders and practitioners
  • Literacy leaders, who may be supporting a subject area
  • Line Managers of subject areas


£120 for a single ticket

£1,200 for a group session


  • For all ticketed events contact Kate Warde, Conferences and Events Manager
  • For all group or whole-school training enquiries contact Nisha Tank, Programme Manager, School Improvement

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