Power of Reading
The Power of Reading and Closing the Vocabulary Gap in the Early Years (formerly known as Power of Reading in the Early Years) from CLPE are proven to raise children's literacy achievement. Established for 14 years, over 4500 teachers have taken part in the training which enhances teachers’ knowledge of quality literature and develops their ability to use it creatively in the classroom.
The Power of Reading meets all requirements of the National Curriculum.
For further details about the programme and how to book, click on one of the projects listed in the left hand related courses menu.
Closing the Vocabulary Gap in the Early Years is available at a discounted rate for schools booking on the Power of Reading at CLPE in London.
Consortium or school groups booking 10 places will pay just £1000 per place. Please email Gwyneth Dear to book
"Children's writing has developed immensely and progress has accelerated. Our children now love reading and approach writing bursting with ideas and confidence."Headteacher, 2017
"Not only has it reinvigorated my love of literature it has shown how we can use it to transform pupils' lives and outcomes"Teacher - Power of Reading project, 2017-2018
.“It has enabled me to explore planning and delivering English more creatively, with maximum impact. I am using approaches that I would never have considered before...."Year 5/6 Teacher - Power of Reading 2017- 2018