Our Affiliates

Teacher Affiliates

Sadie Phillips is a Key Stage 2 English Teacher in East London, she has experience as Literacy Lead for Writing and also writes a blog to share her creative ideas, practice and pedagogy on her journey as a Writing for Pleasure teacher. @Sadiephillips

Staff Developer Affiliates

Jonny Walker gained experience as a primary teacher and Assistant Headteacher in East London. He now runs CPD, poetry and expressive writing projects in schools with pupils and staff which embed the principles of a Writing For Pleasure pedagogy. @Jonnywalker_edu

Nicola Izibili runs The Writing Web, delivers CPD and is an associate trainer with the National Literacy Trust.  She is deepening her knowledge of a Writing For Pleasure pedagogy by practicing as a writer-teacher and curating our monthly #WritingRocks Twitter chats. @TheWritingWeb

Organisation Affiliates

The Helen Hamlyn Centre for Pedagogy at UCL works to improve pedagogy for children from birth to eleven years, particularly children living with disadvantage. @HHCP_UCL

European Literacy Network promotes literacy research worldwide, and aims to bridge the gap between literacy science and education. @ELNcost