Inspire your students to write and build their confidence with First Story.
First Story is a national charity dedicated to reducing the gaps in literacy and attainment through creative writing, and they have places available on their residency programme for 2016-17.
Their programme places talented, professional writers in secondary schools serving low-income communities. First Story works alongside teachers and students to inspire new approaches towards literacy whilst fostering their creativity and communication skills.
By helping students find their voices through fun, intensive programmes with acclaimed writers, First Story raises aspirations and gives students the skills and confidence to achieve them.
The key elements of the First Story programme are:
If you are a librarian in a school in/around any of the following areas, get in touch with First Story about how to place a writer-in-residence in your school for a whole year-long or term-long project:
To find out more, click here:
To apply for a residency, click here: http://www.firststory.org.uk/work-with-us/work-with-us-schools/or email info[at]firststory.org.uk
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