News > January 25th 2022

Virtual Conference - National Literacy Trust

We are pleased to offer all students access to the National Literacy Trust's Virtual Conference, 'Literacy for Learning' which is happening next week (Monday 31st January - Thursday 3rd February).

Follow the link below to register for free to any of the talks! The full timetable includes events aimed at teachers as well as students.



  • Author and Manga event: A workshop with Julian Sedgwick and Chie Kutsuwada, author and illustrator of ‘Tsunami Girl’.


  • Author event: An exploration of masculinity with Jeffrey Boakye and Darren Chetty, authors of ‘What is Masculinity? Why Does it Matter? And Other Big Questions’
  • Preparing for the world of work


  • Author event: Aamnah Rahman and Nikesh Shukla discuss the power of storytelling to change our thinking about who we are and to help us step inside another’s experience.
  • Kindred² event


  • Writer event: The Times sports journalist Bill Edgar discusses what it takes to be a journalist.