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Emma Rogers

Emma Rogers

Emma Rogers is an experienced literacy and learning expert. She is the English lead for the School of Teacher Development and Senior Lecturer at the Bishop Grosseteste University (BGU). Emma leads an OU/UKLA Teachers’ Reading group to develop Reading for Pleasure Pedagogies with teachers and students and contributes to a range of programmes within Teacher Development, including undergraduate and PGCE courses, at BGU.

Emma has previously worked as a learning and literacy consultant offering professional development packages and training to teachers, schools, networks and local authorities aiming to develop children’s learning and achievement in literacy.

She worked for several years for the Primary National Strategies leading the successful Every Child a Writer programme and has developed languages curricula and assessment guidance in over 150 countries.

She has previously worked as a classroom teacher and senior school leader and in 2018, she became a Fellow of the Higher Education Association.

Emma Rogers's Webinars

Primary Literacy: Understanding DfE's New Reading Framework

  • 29th September 29th Sep 11:00am

This webinar will provide headteachers, school leaders, teachers, reading and literacy leads and governors with expert insight into the DfE's The reading framework: teaching the foundations of literacy, to help them prepare their literacy provision for the new academic year.

Transition to Secondary: Helping Primary Pupils Acquire Strong Reading Comprehension Skills in Readiness for the Next Phase

  • Available On Demand

This webinar will equip headteachers, curriculum leaders, subject leaders, teachers and teaching assistants with evidence-based pedagogical techniques and resources to help primary school pupils achieve the required standard in reading comprehension as a foundation for success at secondary school.

Deep Dives in Reading: Understanding Ofsted Expectations and Supporting Pupil Development in Primary Years

  • Available On Demand

This webinar will provide headteachers, subject leads and teachers with an understanding of and guidance on what Ofsted will consider during a deep dive into reading and how to encourage pupil engagement.