Developing a golden thread: Literacy as a curriculum driver

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Developing a golden thread: Literacy as a curriculum driver

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An exciting conference jointly hosted by the EEF’s Oldham Research school and Teamworks English Hub, designed to leave senior leaders and lead practitioners inspired and energised.

A day for both secondary and primary colleagues that combines inspirational key note speakers and workshops. We aim to provide a day that blends current research on Literacy and Language development, alongside practical ways to improve outcomes in your school.

We are looking forward to hearing from our key note speakers:

  • Dr Jessie Ricketts - An expert in the development of language and reading from Royal Holloway University whose work includes research into the Language and Reading Acquisition, especially reading and oral language development in childhood and adolescence.
  • Megan Dixon - From the Educational Endowment Foundation, is a specialist Literacy teacher and trainer, with considerable expertise in teaching children who find it hardest to learn. She will support delegates to bridge the gap between high quality research and classroom practice
  • Ros Wilson - Ros has a wide range of experience in education, including: Working with pupils with SEND; Working with pupils with EAL; Senior Leadership; Head of large primary department overseas; Local Authority Adviser; Primary Strategy Manager; Independent Consultant; Advanced Skills Teacher Assessor; Ofsted Inspector; Curriculum Designer and author of ‘The Creative Curriculum’; Creator and Published Author of Big Writing and associated texts (Oxford University Press).

Alongside our excellent key note speakers delegates will have the opportunity to select from a range of workshops, including:

  • Getting it Right from the beginning; Phonics in Reception and KS1 – Hosted by Adam Harris, Teamworks English Hub
  • Using the EEF guidance reports to develop whole school Literacy - Hosted by Jo Pearson, Oldham Research School
  • Making Learning Stick - Hosted by Jessica Miller, Teamworks Teaching School Alliance.

We look forward to see you at what is sure to be a fantastic day.

**This eventbrite page is for Leeds & Kirklees delegates only**

  • Calderdale Local Authority area - Please click https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/myevent?eid=78367231499
  • Oldham Local Authority area - Please click https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/81274102027

Please note this event is charged at £30.00 per person, non attendees will still be charged, schools will be invoiced directly. If you have any queries or questions, please feel free to contact us.

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