UKLA Eastern Region Conference: The power of story: raising standards in reading and writing

UKLA 2015 Eastern Region Conference

This event took place Saturday March 14th, 2015

Keynote speakers are Nikki Gamble and Mini Grey and there will be a range of exciting workshops to inspire reading and writing. A half day conference for educators of English, Drama and Media, Key Stage 1–4

With the recent changes to the National Curriculum and assessment procedures, this exciting conference offers an excellent opportunity to support teachers and all those involved in the field of literacy education in promoting motivation and pleasure in children’s learning. Opening keynote address Nikki Gamble Stories Beyond the Page Closing keynote address Mini Grey The Secret Power of Picture Books   Workshops A: ’A little magic can take you a long way.’ Using picturebooks to foster purpose and pleasure in children’s writing at Key Stage 2 B: Using Lego to inspire writing in primary classrooms C: Engaging readers in guided reading D: Exploring intercultural perspectives and active citizenship through multilingual digital storytelling  

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Venue location

University of Cambridge, Faculty of Education Donald McIntyre Building, 184 Hills Road Cambridge, CB2 8PQ CB2 8PQ