Missed out on latest Power of Reading training ? Book for January 2018.
If you missed the chance to book on the Power of Reading training in London for this year, you can book for training beginning 12 January. Power of Reading is a whole school, book based approach to teaching primary English with four days comprehensive training and subscription to a website of over 190 teaching sequences with proven results of improvement of reading and writing in schools.
99% of 2016/17 participants said the project raised children’s attainment in writing.
98% of 2016/17 participants said that the project improved children's engagement with reading.
2016/17 Power of Reading participants also gave the following positive feedback:
"Children have moved from being reluctant readers to asking for books and going to the library outside of school. I have been told "This is the greatest book I have ever read!" or "Don't stop reading!"
“We had the highest percentage of children reaching expected standard in writing this year - this is a direct result of their enjoyment of the Power of Reading texts and teaching sequences.”
"A lead Ofsted inspector visited the school and was presented with Power of Reading from the teachers who attended the course. He was very impressed with the book selection and quality of work produced in key stage. The children's overall enthusiasm and their favourite book choices also impressed him."