Sheila Mulvenney added a new event 3 months ago

Phonics for Functional Skills

On the day delegates will explore their own phonic knowledge and skills and learn • Why phonics works • How to tailor input for different students •...

  • Thursday, 07 November 2019 09:30 AM
  • Dunstable Community Fire Station, Brewers Hill Road, Dunstable, LU6 1AA

Articles from Sheila Mulvenney

Why mistakes matter - How errors show the learning gaps in #phonics for functional skills

We all know that when we are learning a new skill, we may make mistakes.

How to help students ‘crack the code’ of reading #FullyFunctional

Functional skills tutors become used to supporting students who not only have trouble reading writing and spelling but who often think it is their fault or that there is something wrong with them.

We Need to Talk About Phonics #FullyFunctional

The 2018 Functional skills reforms have brought about a number of changes to the curriculum. One which has caused some debate is the introduction of phonics in the English Functional Skills curriculum.


Newsroom Activity

Stephen Kellie has published a new article: Trade Roles: The Need for Diversity and Equality 5 hours 6 minutes ago
Solvendis added a new event yesterday

Designated Safeguarding Lead Training

A provider’s Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) plays a critical role in its approach to safeguarding its learners, training its staff, providing...

  • Wednesday, 22 April 2020 10:00 AM
  • Wolverhampton, Solvendis Client Centre