Promoting reading workshops

Promoting reading workshops from New Readers Publishers

By: New Readers Publishers  07-07-2011
Keywords: Adult Education, reading culture, reading for pleasure,

These free workshops are aimed at teachers, adult education facilitators, community development facilitators, librarians and anyone else who is interested in the development of a reading culture. They contain practical tips for promoting a love of reading.


Enjoying books - exposure to good, accessible stories.

Why is reading important? Why don’t learners read?

Practical tips - using books in the classroom

Things to remember when choosing books.

Working with limited resources.

Participants each receive a book pack and hand-outs.

Keywords: Adult Education, reading culture, reading for pleasure, reading promotion,

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