The Literacy Leader's Toolkit PDF ePub eBook

Books Info:

The Literacy Leader's Toolkit free pdf In their new book, the winners of the TES National Award for Outstanding Literacy Initiative share the secrets behind school improvement through raising literacy levels across the curriculum. Graham Tyrer and Patrick Taylor draw on the successful literacy initiative that raised their school from good to outstanding, as well as their work in three UK schools with a range of Ofsted ratings. The 54 practical strategies are grouped into beginning, embedding, sustaining and evaluating stages and include ideas such as choosing the literacy focus of your school, involving students as literacy leaders and creating a 'Litbox'. Each entry details the literacy outcomes of the strategy, provides step by step guidance for implementing and sustaining it and includes feedback and tips for staff and students who have used it. The Literacy Leader's Toolkit is a must read for all literacy coordinators and leaders who want to implement a whole-school programme , as well as for those teachers who are determined to improve the literacy provision in their classroom.

About Patrick Taylor

Graham Tyrer is headteacher of the highly successful and oversubscribed Chenderit School in Northamptonshire, UK. He has successfully helped lead two schools in challenging circumstances out of special measures and delivers training in Literacy Across the Curriculum throughout the country. Patrick Taylor is director of teaching at Chenderit School in Northamptonshire, UK. He was formerly head of English and also works part time as a school inspector for Ofsted. He has delivered training for the Specialist Schools and Academies Trust in Literacy Across the Curriculum.

Details Book

Author : Patrick Taylor
Publisher : Continuum Publishing Corporation
Data Published : 20 June 2013
ISBN : 1441138838
EAN : 9781441138835
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 248 pages
Age + : 10-14 years
Language : English
Rating :

Reviews The Literacy Leader's Toolkit



17 Comments Add a comment




Related eBooks Download


  • Oxford Literacy Web: Launch Into Literacy free pdfOxford Literacy Web: Launch Into Literacy

    The Oxford Literacy Web is an exciting new literacy programme designed to guide schools successfully through the primary years. Fitting the requirements of the National Literacy Strategy. National Curriculum in England and Wales..


  • Contemporary Perspectives on Literacy in Early Childhood Education free pdfContemporary Perspectives on Literacy in Early Childhood Education

    This volume on literacy in early childhood education covers topics such as: teachers' roles in promoting literacy-related play- hypermediating literacy activity- creating opportunities for discourse- bridging home and school literacy- and engaging children in the appropriation of literacy..


  • Oxford Literacy Web: Starter Stage Big Book, Pack B free pdfOxford Literacy Web: Starter Stage Big Book, Pack B

    The Literacy Web is a literacy programme designed to guide schools successfully through the primary years. Fitting the requirements of the National Literacy Strategy. National Curriculum in England and Wales..


  • Literacy and Education free pdfLiteracy and Education

    Literacy and Education continues to be an accessible guide to current theory on literacy with practical applications in the classroom. This new edition has a new focus on the ecologies of literacy and on participatory and visual ways of researching literacy..


  • Literacy and Education free pdfLiteracy and Education

    Literacy and Education continues to be an accessible guide to current theory on literacy with practical applications in the classroom. This new edition has a new focus on the ecologies of literacy and on participatory and visual ways of researching literacy..


  • The Literacy Leader's Toolkit free pdfThe Literacy Leader's Toolkit

    . In their new book, the winners of the TES National Award for Outstanding Literacy Initiative share the secrets behind school improvement through raising literacy levels across the curriculum. Graham