Julia Cleverdon

Type: Person
Name: Julia Cleverdon
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Reading Crisis Among Britain's Under-11s

EMBARGOED UNTIL 0001 8TH SEPTEMBER 2014The most comprehensive study of pre-school and primary school-aged children in a generation found disadvantaged children are the worst affected, with four in ten not reading well by the age of 11 - almost double ... [Published Noodls - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

My experience as a Reading Mentor

marks International Literacy Day. With a new school year underway we caught up with Karly House, a reading mentor from the Hove office of Legal & General, who has been working with pupils at Hangleton Junior School.Numerous reports highlight that young ... [Published Business in the Community - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 4 reports

Literacy campaign champions early education role

Early years professionals look set to play a key role in improving the literacy of disadvantaged children as part of a new national campaign to boost reading standards.A coalition of organisations wants all five-year-olds to be reading well by 2020. Image: ... [Published Children & Young People Now - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 2 reports

UK faces ‘literary crisis’ as 1.5 million 11-year-olds unable to read properly by 2025

Monday, September 8th, 2014 ByA report by the campaign has confirmed that the gap between the UK’s strongest readers and the weakest is the equivalent to seven years of schooling, with only Romania in the EU retaining a worst track record.The campaign, ... [Published Blue & Green Tomorrow - Sep 08 2014]

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Chair of the Read On. Get On campaign, Dame Julia Cleverdon, said: "it is tragic and unfair that children from the poorest families and the most deprived communities are least likely to read well at the age of 11 in the uk — one of the wealthiest countries in the world."

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Reading Crisis Among Britain's Under-11s [Published Noodls - Sep 15 2014]
My experience as a Reading Mentor [Published Business in the Community - Sep 08 2014]
Literacy campaign champions early education role [Published Children & Young People Now - Sep 08 2014]
UK faces ‘literary crisis’ as 1.5 million 11-ye... [Published Blue & Green Tomorrow - Sep 08 2014]
Poor literacy could cost UK £32bn in growth by ... [Published Fresh Business Thinking - Sep 08 2014]
'Shameful' thousands of children unable to read... [Published itv.com - Sep 08 2014]
1.5m children 'won't read well' [Published BT.com - Sep 08 2014]
Britain facing literacy crisis which will leave... [Published The Independent - Sep 08 2014]
Poor reading 'could cost UK £32bn in growth by ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 08 2014]
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