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Early Language Development: Closing The Word Gap

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Elmhurst Primary School

Upton Park Road

London

E7 8JY

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New Vision English Hub invites teachers, Literacy Leads and Senior Leaders to join our Early Language Development FREE six session CPD course. Those who commit will be expected to attend all sessions and will receive a Department for Education English Hub certificate upon submission of a small-scale action research project completed as part of the sessions.

COURSE AIMS:

  • Understand the research and impact of the Word Gap upon children’s attainment and well-being

  • Support the development of inclusive strategies that promote language development for all children

  • Develop practise to ensure the lowest 20% of children have rich language experiences that are effective in building vocabulary

  • Support staff in evaluating the impact of early language development

  • Share findings with colleagues locally and nationally through an action research project published online


FACILITATOR:

The sessions are facilitated by Charlotte Raby who has over 20 years’ experience in teaching, training, writing and educational consultancy. She has acted as a consultant for the Department for Education and is the lead lecturer in English at Essex and Thames Primary SCITT. Charlotte has been working with schools across the country developing early reading training and resources with a specific focus upon language and vocabulary.

DATES:

Sessions will be held at Elmhurst Primary School on the following Tuesdays from 1.30pm until 3.30pm:
8th October, 10th December, 21st January, 10th March, 28th April and 9th June.

COST:

Free. Please note that cancellation without notice may incur a non attendance charge.

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