FREE Twilight: Improving Literacy in Secondary Schools - with Alex Quigley

To be completed by: Tue 05 Nov 2019

Time: -Tue 05 Nov 2019 | Venue:

Join us at Dixons McMillan Academy for this free twilight event on Wednesday 4th December, from 5-6.30, to explore the recommendations of the EEF’s Improving Literacy in Secondary Schools guidance report.

We are delighted to welcome Alex Quigley, co-author of the guidance report, to Dixons McMillan Academy to discuss the recommendations and the evidence behind them, including:

  • Disciplinary Literacy – the importance of subject specific support
  • How to break down complex writing tasks
  • Combining writing instruction with reading instruction
  • Providing opportunities for structured talk

Attendees will receive a copy of the EEF’s improving Literacy in Secondary Schools guidance report. This session will be useful not only for those who lead on literacy, but all subject teachers and leaders.

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Published: 05/11/2019
Audience: Teachers and school leaders

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