CLPE awarded highly commended for Poetryline at the Education Resources Awards 2017

ERA 2017 Finalist

We are delighted to have been awarded highly commended in this year’s prestigious Education Resources Awards 2017 in the Free Educational Resources Category for Poetryline.  In addition CLPE was also shortlisted as a finalist for in the Primary Resource or Equipment - Non ICT category in recognition of our Power of Reading project.


Poetryline is packed with resources to support the teaching of poetry in primary schools. Whether you are looking to make your classroom a poetry classroom, for a poem to use with your class read by the poet, a teaching sequence to guide you through a poetry collection or a guide to the language and forms associated with poetry there is something for you. Visit Poetryline here.

Our highly successful Power of Reading training programme is designed to support schools in raising engagement and attainment in reading and writing for all pupils. Find out more about the training starting in 2017-2018 here. It is also possible to purchase a subscription to the Power of Reading website. The website houses a vast selection of teaching resources for primary including 180 teaching sequences. The cost of a whole school subscription is just £300, which works out at less than £2 a teaching sequence. Purchase a subscription here.

Now in their 18th successful year the ERA awards celebrate outstanding success for the suppliers and teaching professionals of the education sector throughout the UK. The awards highlight and reward the quality and diversity of educational products, resources, services and people as well as the best educational establishments and the most dedicated members of the teaching profession. The ERA's aims to encourage the raising of educational services & product standards throughout the industry and is recognised throughout the sector as the accolade of excellence. 

Winners were announced on the second evening of The Education Show on Friday 17March 2017. See the full list of ERA finalists and winners.