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Cracking the Code

  • Outwood Institute of Education (South) Tenter Balk Lane Doncaster, England, DN6 United Kingdom (map)

This training shows you how to support struggling readers in secondary schools. We explain why so many children have failed to become fluent readers, and what can be done to rescue them.

We show you how to help poor readers crack the English alphabetic code and improve their reading accuracy and fluency.


Two of the same half-day course on one day.

  • Session 1 – 9:00am – 12:30pm

  • Session 2 – 1:00pm – 3:30pm

Each session is limited to a maximum of 45 delegates.

What is the training content?

  • A-S-K (accuracy, speed and knowledge). What does it mean to be literate?

  • Overview of Fresh Start

  • Cracking the English alphabetic code

  • Five strategies for teachers to support students in any lesson

  • What not to do

  • What you can do

Cost and How to Book

For OGAT staff, the cost is £28 +VAT
For non-OGAT staff, the cost for this event is £36 +VAT