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NetworkOur network

Access inspiration, resources and support to improve literacy provision across the school. Key resources, including our whole-school literacy audit and Literacy Guide for Schools 2014/15, are available exclusively to members.

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Schools guide 2015Support for schools

Our new Support for schools brochure provides information on our resources and training to help you build outstanding literacy leadership in your school.

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forums imageNew CPD: Outstanding Literacy Leadership series

Our new CPD programme for primary and secondary schools supports teachers to engage with research, and develop as action researchers, in order to improve literacy outcomes for pupils.

The first offer in this new series focuses specifically on how to improve boys’ literacy. Find out more

Painting our benchOwn a BookBench

Purchase a three-year membership to our network or one of our training packages and you have the unique opportunity to  own your own BookBench as a focal point for literacy in your school.

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PLRS 2013 packOrder your 2015 Premier League Reading Stars resource pack 

Turn football fans into reading fans using our reading intervention to support reading and literacy skills. Includes exclusive branded materials for 32 pupils.

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CompetitionsFREE competitions for schools

Take part in termly competitions to inspire your pupils. There are free supporting resources and great prizes, and best of all, they are completely free and open to all UK schools. Find out more

Current competitions: 
Around the World with Wally (KS1 and lower KS2)
Alex Rider Secret Mission (upper KS2 and KS3)

map imageSearch for literacy support, authors and storytellers

Need literacy support at your school? Looking for a storyteller or author? Our interactive map allows you to find those working in your area at the click of a mouse. View map.

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WallySchools fundraising

A great way to support us is by nominating us as your school’s charity of the year, raising funds and awareness of literacy issues in the UK. A fundraising pack with lots of ideas and resources is available.

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Downloadable resources

Search our free downloadable resources, including support for our competitions, booklists and other ideas.

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Free curriculum guidance

We've worked with a range of other organisations to produce the Curriculum Review and Planning Tool, providing advice based on current research and good practice as well as the new statutory requirements for English,

Curriculum review and planning
Student teacher membership discount

Currently studying to be a teacher? If so you're entitled to a 50% discount on membership to our network, giving you access to resources to support your classroom practice and help you with assignments.

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The National Literacy Trust is a registered charity no. 1116260 and a company limited by guarantee no. 5836486 registered in England and Wales and a registered charity in Scotland no. SC042944.
Registered address: 68 South Lambeth Road, London SW8 1RL.