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14 August to 15 September / $100


This course helps you strengthen existing initiatives and plan for new ways to support reading at home, and further develop partnerships between library and teachers.

Dates and registration

Online course dates Monday 14 August to Friday 15 September 2017
Accessible 24/7 for 5 weeks
Registrations close Monday 4 August
Fee $100


  • Teachers
  • Literacy leaders
  • School library staff

School level: Primary / intermediate

Learning objectives

This online course will enable you to:

  • identify elements of effective home-school reading partnerships
  • build a picture of existing home-school reading initiatives in your school
  • strengthen existing and plan new initiatives to support reading at home
  • play an active role in supporting a robust whole school reading culture.

Course activities include

  • Practical activities and tasks, some requiring consultation within your school.
  • Opportunities to assess reading engagement practices within your school.
  • Exploring tips and strategies to encourage home-school reading partnerships.
  • Participating in a collaborative, problem-solving e-workshop.
  • Personal reflection on your learning.
  • Opportunities to share and contribute, working in a Moodle environment, supported throughout by an e-facilitator.

Register or find out more

Register for this online course — space is limited so book your spot now.

For more information, email Jeannie Skinner: jeannie.skinner@dia.govt.nz

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