An older learner might be in an adult literacy class or might be a friend or neighbour. We understand the need for age-appropriate resources and we guarantee dignity for all adult learners. Whether learners are 20 or 70, they will be bursting with pride at their achievements.
Tricia Millar was one of the lead authors of the Post-16 Phonics Approaches Toolkit and CPD so understands the needs of the sector.
That Reading Thing This is ideal for adult community learning where 1-1 sessions are possible. Can also be adapted to small groups.
- Read about two parents and their lives changed with TRT. (pdf)
- Read about the experience of Islington Adult Community Learning and TRT (opens to an external site).
That Spelling Thing Using phonics princples to improve spelling in any class in any context from Pre-Entry to Level 2 including any vocational setting.
- Read about how, as part of an OTLA 6 English project, a Functonal Skills Maths tutor used TST strategies to teach 2D shapes. (pdf)
Bespoke whole staff training package - a combination of the above, CPD for all tutors and support staff who want to improve reading and spelling across the curriculum.
Get in touch to discuss your post-16 or adult literacy needs.
Free 20 minute video: Background and Basics of That Reading Thing
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