Chew Valley's Reading Culture

The superb work of the English Department, the Library, and staff across the school in developing reading was celebrated this month in Teaching English, the magazine of the National Association for the Teaching of English (NATE). In a three-page article, ex-colleague and friend of the school Alison Powell reported on the Reading Pledge, Year 7 Reading Challenge, Readathon, Reading Support and Buddies programme, Carnegie Medal Shadowing group and all the many efforts and initiatives going on to build and maintain a culture where reading widely and enthusiastically is the norm. 

Read the article below: