Raising Readers: Home and School Connections
Learn how to strengthen home-school literacy initiatives, support reading at home, and create a robust school reading culture.
Who this online course is for
This is an online course for primary/intermediate school:
- library staff
- literacy leaders
- leadership team members.
Why take this course
- Strengthen your knowledge of effective home-school reading partnerships.
- Learn how the library plays an active role in supporting a robust, whole-school reading culture.
- Improve your professional practice by applying what you learn to your own school context.
- Learn with the support of a trained, online facilitator.
What you'll learn
On this course you'll learn:
- what makes an effective home-school reading partnership
- how to take an evidence-based, best-practice approach
- examples of successful initiatives in schools and libraries.
What you'll do
- Use quality resources to gain an understanding of reading engagement
- Learn from other course participants by sharing ideas and practice
- Participate in problem-solving activities
- Create an action plan for an initiative you can implement in your school community
- Reflect on your learning.
New Zealand (nationwide)
Contact: Debbie Roxburgh
(06) 345 9666
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