Liverpool Readathon 2018

About the Liverpool Readathon Last year, Liverpool Learning Partnership, Read for Good UK and 70 schools across Liverpool came together to build a buzz about books and reading.  The Liverpool Readathon supported schools in getting their pupils excited about reading and also raised £16,000 to help bring a regular supply Read more…

Liverpool Literary Festival Family Events

19th-21st October sees the return of the Liverpool Literary Festival– a range of thought-provoking author events and talks held in some of Liverpool’s most iconic and historic buildings.  This year’s events include sessions with authors such as Val McDermid, Tony Robinson and Bryan and Mary Talbot. On the 21st October Read more…

Free CPD- Teachers’ Reading Group

Jenny Holder (Reading Coordinator at Liverpool Learning Partnership) and Kate Mullin (teacher at Bluebell Park School, Knowsley) are launching a new Teachers’ Reading Group in conjunction with Open University, the UKLA and Liverpool Hope University.  It will be an informal and friendly group, designed to allow us to work together Read more…

Summer Reads for Children

The Summer holidays are a great opportunity to take a little time to yourself and get stuck into a book.  We’ve put together some suggestions of fantastic Summer reads, some of which are available for free from Read Liverpool. For Parents/Carers to Share with the Youngest Readers Sophie Johnson: Unicorn Read more…

Mandela Day- 18th July

Liverpool Learning Partnership has been working with the Mandela 8 group and Granby Toxteth Development Trust to help to commemorate the centenary of the birth of Nelson Mandela.  Each primary school in Liverpool will be given a copy of the illustrated children’s version of Long Walk To Freedom whilst the secondary schools Read more…