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Scholastic CPD Training and Workshops | Pedagogy to practice, how to create a high-impact, low workload reading lesson with Rachel Clarke

Pedagogy to practice, how to create a high-impact, low workload reading lesson with Rachel Clarke

Join our free CPD workshop with literacy expert Rachel Clarke on 2nd March 2022 at 3.45pm to find out how good pedagogical practice and highly effective resources can help you to establish a whole-school approach to teaching reading.
Register with the password READING-LESSON

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Certified by The CPD Certification Service, a leading independent accreditation service.

Rachel Clarke, is an independent Literacy Consultant at Primary English and author, former member of the UKLA National Council as a representative for the West Midlands region.

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