International Literacy Centre


About ILC

The International Literacy Centre promotes literacy education from age 2 to 13 (Early Years Foundation Stage to Key Stage 3). It brings together the highest quality of professional support to enable all children to achieve excellence in literacy.

What we do

The International Literacy Centre:       

  • offers deep professional learning through practical courses and continuing professional development enabling schools to grow their literacy expertise
  • challenges professional thinking and learning to raise expectations and outcomes
  • provides reliable products with a strong record of effectiveness
  • is evidence and theory driven to provide sustainable responses to changing pressures and policies.

As part of the UCL Institute of Education, University College London, a world leading centre for education and social research, the International Literacy Centre brings together national leaders with academic, practical and strategic expertise to support schools, parents and children.