International Literacy Centre


ILC Team Skill Areas

  • Curriculum Development
  • Professional Development for teachers and adults in schools
  • Teaching and Learning in bi-lingual / multi-lingual environments
  • Shared, Guided and Independent Reading
  • Shared, Guided and Independent Writing
  • Writing across Genre
  • Developing professional expertise in the use of Book Banding principles in literacy programmes and selection of texts for teaching reading
  • Coaching teachers and empowering professional practice
  • Intervention provision: Reading Recovery, GROW@KS2, Boosting Reading Potantial
  • Resource Development
  • Oral Language Development
  • Action research and evaluation of literacy programmes and literacy resources
  • Project leadership and liaison within ILC
  • Access to distance learning / blended learning for MA and Doctoral Programmes
  • Speaking and Listening programme and development of skills
  • Teaching and Learning Grammar
  • Early Years provision and auditing
  • Using Phonics as part of a balanced classroom literacy programme
  • Guided Reading in KS2 including reciprocal reading and inference training
  • Leadership, management of literacy and auditing of provision and progress
  • Using picture books and moving images for stimulating reading and writing