Cracking the Code

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.

Monday 1 July 2019, at the Outwood Institute of Education, Adwick

Timings: 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

Register your place here.


Outwood Institute of Education: Cancellation Policy
If you are unable to attend an event the following charges will apply:

Notice Period% Charge
Less than 7 days prior to the event100%
Less than 14 days prior to the event75%
Less than 28 days prior to the event50%

Cancellation more than 28 days prior to the event will be refundable. If you are able to send another colleague in your place, we will transfer the booking to a colleague with no administration charge.