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Course ID : 5732

21 September 2017
09:00 - 15:30
The Power of Reading (ID 5732)

The Power of Reading

Day 1 - 21/09/2017
Day 2 - 09/11/2017
Day 3 - 22/02/2018
day 4 - 07/06/2018

The Power of Reading is a school development project which engages teachers and children in the literacy curriculum through using high quality books and proven teaching approaches. The project offers multi-layered professional development drawing on CLPE’s highly regarded classroom-based research and experience of working with teachers. It combines an introduction to outstanding books for teachers and children with an approach to teaching the English curriculum that is creative, engaging and develops a love of literacy. This successful project is entering its 12th year and has worked nationally with over 3000 schools and 4500 teachers in 50 Local Authorities.

The Power of Reading training package includes:
A launch conference (for headteachers (am only) and project teachers (whole day).
2 full day insets
A final conference in the summer term (for headteachers and project teachers (whole day)).
Two packs of books per project teacher
A subscription to the new Power of Reading website for each school which is an exceptional and inspiring website of resources containing teaching sequences for over 150 texts and 1500 examples of practice from Power of Reading schools
The opportunity to develop subject and pedagogical knowledge within each school’s context
Tools to help schools to develop classroom and school provision to inform a whole school approach to reading
Book group discussions to extend teachers’ knowledge of children’s literature
Opportunities to listen to and meet leading children’s authors

Lunch will be provided on the first and last session only.

Total cost for all four dates is £1000 per delegate. Unless we can get 30 or more participants the course will unfortunately have to be cancelled.

Please note:
• Cancellations made by participants more than 14 days before the date of the course will not incur any charges.
• Participants who cancel less than 14 days in advance of the course will be charged, unless a colleague is nominated to attend in their place.
• If you do not complete the course your school will incur a recharge for the full number of days that the course ran.

 LocationTBC ()
 ContactNicola Wix
 Maximum Registrations35
 Total Registrations1

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London Borough of Barking and Dagenham