The CLPE is an independent UK charity with a global reputation for the quality of our research into literacy and teaching. Our work promotes high standards in the teaching of literacy. We particularly emphasise the importance of books and literature in enabling children to become confident, happy and enthusiastic readers and writers, with all the benefits this brings.
This excellently rated course will introduce participants to effective ways to enhance reading and writing across the curriculum. Explore how to develop a cross-curricular unit of work around a high quality text and receive a copy of the text.
Join CLPE for this informative and insightful conference which will explore what it takes to become a successful Reading for Pleasure school.The outstanding line up of speakers includes Aidan Chambers and Philip Reeve, award-winning authors/illustrators, literacy experts and practitioners.
25th May 2015 - 19:10
25th May 2015 - 17:20
Looking for CPD this term? We have great courses this term. Book professional development for writing, planning creatively and developing a reading for pleasure school or attend an inspiring conference.
Our much-loved Core Book List is now available as a FREE online resource. Nearly 2500 teachers, librarians and parents have registered to find out about the carefully chosen, comprehensive selection of hundreds of high quality texts for children from ages 3 -11. Don't miss out.
Our Power of Reading Project gives us a unique perspective on the successful teaching of reading in primary schools. We have produced a free, practical booklet sharing the things that teachers told us need to be considered and developed if schools are to be successful in promoting a love of reading.
A fable about a peaceful planet inhabited only by children who take great joy in the beauty and wildness of their environment. Then one day a spaceship lands conveying an adult into their midst.