Author, film maker, lecturer Matt Dickinson loves squirrels and libraries. Here he shares tips on using adventure – and in particular climbing Everest, the world’s highest mountain – to help students learn to love reading.
Even working as a librarian at a busy school can be a surprisingly lonely professional experience. Alongside career highlights here’s how Eileen Armstrong, librarian at a large secondary school in Northumberland, uses SLS to save money and keep her two libraries stocked and up-to-date.
Explore how to make reading an adventure, linking the curriculum and information books, to help engage reluctant readers and develop a love of reading and learning.
Exploration of early years education that’s central in promoting gender equality, with picture books an essential resource in addressing and challenging gender stereotypes.
A comprehensive list of popular fiction titles with synopsis written by Black and Asian authors from picture books to YA fiction
Award-winning author of YA thrillers, Penny Joelson’s book I have no secrets is a popular choice for whole school reads.