Boys in Literacy – Cracking the Code

Professional development (PD) Otago, Southland

Posted: 04 March 2020
Notice reference #: 1HA64N

Keynote speaker, Marshall Diggs MEd, will inspire, teach and empower you with best-practice skills and strategies to engage and improve Boys in Literacy as he shares from his reservoir of experience as a Principal, PLD Presenter, Literacy leader and father of three boys.

  • What is your data telling you about boys’ literacy achievement levels?
  • Are there discrepancies in your boys’ achievement data?
  • Is your school’s target boys / literacy?

Boys in Literacy is a fresh look at best-practice pedagogy as well as emergent pedagogy that is proven to actually works in improving boys’ achievement levels, particularly in literacy. Grounded in recent international research, including research from the McGill Centre for Research in Neuroscience, you will come away equipped with truck-loads of hands-on practical tools, and be armed and dangerous with the skills, strategies and inspirations to crack the code and enable boys to achieve and succeed in literacy.

By attending Cracking the Code – Boys in Literacy:

  • You will gain an understanding of the neurological construct and development of boys’ brains;
  • You will be equipped with an array of best-practice pedagogical approaches that work for enabling and empowering boys;
  • You will receive valuable resources and strategies to lead staff workshops around improving boys’ literacy achievement levels.

If you don’t want to miss this incredible opportunity to discover the secrets to unlocking boys’ minds and empowering them to achieve in literacy, then BOOK NOW.

We value connection, that’s why a delicious morning tea and lunch is included. 

​Book now for our early bird special of $299 or take advantage of our group offer: bring 4 teachers for just $999. Select four tickets, fill in the delegate details and enter the coupon code GROUP4 to receive your discount.

Events summary


02 April 2020 – 02 April 2020


03 April 2020 – 03 April 2020

Further information

Contact: Marshall Diggs

 (027) 560 9400