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 seminar on 12 March is led by David Crystal - writer, academic and language enthusiast who has authored, co-authored, and edited over 120 books. The seminar will include a Grammar clinic.
On Friday 28 February, leading children’s authors and academics joined educators from all over the country for a day exploring how best to develop a love of reading in children and young people.
8th March 2014 - 13:30
7th March 2014 - 16:20
Join us for an inspiring and practical two day course for all those teaching phonics in early years or Key Stage One. Based on Letters and Sounds this course provides a range of approaches and activities to support phonics learning within a rich reading curriculum.
This popular course increases subject knowledge around children’s reading development. Participants will receive a quality children’s book and a bank of ideas to go back and use in the classroom.
This is Chris Haughton's third picture book which utilises many shades of blue to depict the nocturnal wanderings of four bird hunters, with unexpected results...
At CLPE we have a wide range of courses, conferences and seminars planned for February and March Whether you are looking for CPD in writing, reading, poetry, phonics or reading for pleasure, there is something for everyone. Browse our courses and book now.