Ruth Miskin Training has been awarded funding through the Teaching and Leadership Innovation Fund to develop leadership and strong teaching of phonics and early reading in 72 schools. Find out more about the fund here.
Wave 1 is full and we are accepting applications for Wave 2. Schools will benefit from a two-year fully-funded professional development and leadership programme focussing on the teaching of phonics and early reading with Read Write Inc. Phonics. Successful applicants will start training in September 2018.
The offer includes:
- Two days of whole-school training
- Two days of literacy leadership training for the Headteacher and Reading Leader
- 16 in-school Development Days
- Supply cover for the Reading Leader on 19 days.
Schools eligible for funding must be Ofsted 'Requires Improvement' (3) or 'Inadequate' (4) and in the 12 Opportunity Areas or Category 5/6 areas - all areas with a legacy of educational challenges. The aim is to drive social mobility through education. Schools in 'RI' or below that are not in an Opportunity or Priority Area should call our office on 01275 331 230 to discuss eligibility.
Eligible schools must not have had in-school Read Write Inc. Phonics Training or Development Days in the last two years. Schools will be required to purchase Read Write Inc. Phonics resources.
For more information, see our webpage or call 01275 331 230 to speak to our team.