25 Reader Leaders from across the South West came together last week for a Masterclass on Reading with Older People as part of Loneliness Awareness Week.Continue reading “A Masterclass on Shared Reading with Older People – celebrating 74 groups in the South West.”
By Chris Lynn, Learning and Quality Leader
Last month, I represented The Reader at a new social intervention event at the University of São Paulo, as well as supporting The Danish Reading Society Laeseforeningen on a course for new Readers in Brazil.Continue reading “Translating Shared Reading into Portuguese with a visit to Brazil”
Christmas is coming and if you’d like to give a gift that gives a little something back, look no further than The Reader’s Christmas cards and anthologies available now in our online shop.
Earlier this year, we announced the news that there are now over 500 Shared Reading groups running across the UK. Here on the blog, we’ll regularly shine the spotlight on those groups taking place up and down the country each week. Our journey starts in lovely Somerset …
Earlier this month we were delighted to welcome Kate Middleton (no, not that one!) back to our Liverpool HQ. Kate founded and leads an exciting Shared Reading project called The Reading Revolution in New Zealand.
This year we’ve been reconnecting with reading revolutionaries up and down the country. Find your nearest event and get in touch.
This weekend Liverpool will be awash with colour as the annual Liverpool Pride celebrations bring the city to life and we’ll be joining the Sundae Funday at The Bluecoat.
A letter from Deborah, our recently departed Reading Resources Intern, who has shared her experiences with The Reader.
Great Shared Reading doesn’t need much in the way of surroundings: some people in a space, with chairs to sit on, a story or a poem to read. But over the last 12 months, some of our volunteers at The Reader have had the opportunity to run Shared Reading groups in the beautiful surroundings of Kensington Palace in London.