2018 Early Years Conference – 14th June 2018

09:30–15:30 on 14 June 2018

Back to the evidence: Preparing for Literacy in the Early Years

When: Thursday 14th June 2018, 9.30am – 3.30pm

Where: Ash Grove Academy, Belgrave Road, Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK11 7TF.

Join us for a day of myth busting and exploring the evidence in relation to the EEF Preparing for Literacy guidance report.

Hear the evidence from the researchers and learn from practitioners about how they have translated the evidence into their classrooms, with measureable impact. Speakers include:

Courtenay Norbury is a Professor of Developmental Disorders of Language and Communication at University College London.

Dominic Wyse is Professor of Early Childhood and Primary Education at University College London (UCL), Institute of Education (IOE).

Dr. Lesley Curtis OBE is the Headteacher/Head of Centre of Everton Nursery School and Family Centre and the lead school for the North Liverpool Teaching School Partnership

Stephen Parsons is an experienced Speech & Language Therapist, freelance trainer, author and Chair of NAPLIC, the association for professionals supporting language.

We are pleased to announce that we will be joined by Madeline Lindley Books, Peters Bookshop and Scholastic.

Tickets: £100 per person. Bring a colleague from the same school for half price!

Book your place by emailing Alison abroadhurst@aet.cheshire.sch.uk

Lunch & refreshments provided for all.

To find out more please take a look at our Early Years Conference Poster


Posted on 23 March 2018
Posted in: Events, Training/CPD