Expert pedagogy training

Discover how you can make full use of the powerful Grammar for Writing and Let’s Think in English pedagogies and accelerate your students’ progress in reading and writing.

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Our pedagogy training day courses are led by experts from the University of Exeter and King's College London. They'll show you the best ways to embed the pedagogy in your classroom to maximise results.

The Grammar for Writing pedagogy - improving reading and writing skills at GCSE

This interactive, face-to-face course, run by Professor Debra Myhill* and her team, is designed to provide you with practical tips on embedding the Grammar for Writing approach in the classroom to accelerate reading and writing progress. It will support your teaching of the Edexcel GCSE (9-1) English Language 2015 specification.

Let’s Think in English: developing responses to unseen texts

Laurie Smith and Michael Walsh from King's College London run this face-to-face training course, sharing best practice for delivering the Let’s Think in English pedagogy in the classroom. It includes lesson simulation, discussion of the role of the teacher and evidence of how Let's Think in English raises attainment in the classroom.

How to book

To search and book your place on a training event, visit the training homepage. Search for ‘GCSE’, ‘English Language’ then scroll down to see all courses running.



*Please note that Debra Myhill will be running many of the courses, but not all – courses that Debra isn’t leading will be run by an expert member of her team.