Phonics and Early Reading Conference

This event has now finished. Please see our events website for details of upcoming events at Brookes.

Who this event is for

  • Staff - teaching
  • Staff - research
  • Staff - support
  • Current students - undergraduate
  • Current students - postgraduate taught
  • Current students - postgraduate research
  • Academic community


Lecture Theatre, Harcourt Hill Campus


The 'Phonics and early Reading' Conference is the first in our programme of conferences for Primary partnership schools this year.

The conference is aimed at all teachers and support staff working in our partnership primary schools and one FREE place is available to all schools that are supporting a Brookes ITT student in 2012 - 13. Other places cost £100 each.

Keynote speaker:

Professor Henrietta Dombey, Professor of Literacy in Primary Education at Brighton University


Use of drama strategies to develop understanding

Making phonics interactive

Activities for phonological awareness

Refreshments available

" The speaker was excellent and lots of interactive sessions. More please!"

Previous partnership conference delegate, 2012

Students on any of the Oxford Brookes Primary Initial Teacher Training programmes are welcome to attend the conference at no cost.