News : June 2011

Hello Campaign - No Pens Wednesday

Wednesday, June 29, 2011

No Pens Day Wednesday is a new initiative from the Hello campaign. – the national year of communication.  This September, the focus for Hello is ‘Back to School’. To celebrate this, schools are being encouraged to put down their pens and pick up their language on Wednesday 28th September...Read more>


Centre for the Study of New Literacies Annual Conference

Monday, June 27, 2011

The Centre for the Study of New Literacies, based in the School of Education in the University of Sheffield is a multidisciplinary research centre with a focus on literacy in everyday life, online and off line literacies....Read more>


Teachers TV videos available again.

Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Following the demise of Teachers’ TV it was feared that the large number of high quality videos would no longer be available. We are happy to report that they are all now accessible ...Read more>


Wicked Young Writers’ Award

Wednesday, June 01, 2011

The smash hit West End musical WICKED is proud to announce the second year of its hugely successful WICKED Young Writers’ Award.  The Award recognises excellence in writing, encourages creativity, and helps develop literacy and writing talent in young people between the ages of 5 and 25 years old. ...Read more>