Training and Networking


Book a Training Event 

Lacey Green English Hub will be hosting a series of Free Phonics/ Early Reading Events to demonstrate and share best practice in the teaching of systematic synthetic phonics and early reading, and the importance of Reading Leadership.

To book onto one of our Virtual Training Events for 2020-2021, please click on your preferred date below to book your place.


Leading Excellence in Phonics 

This free training event is designed to grow the Reading Leader’s confidence and expertise. Click on the flyer below to find out more.

Thursday 3rd December 2020

Thursday 10th Deember 2020

Supporting the Lowest Progress Readers

This is a free event which is designed to grow the school’s confidence and expertise in supporting the lowest progress readers. Click on the flyer below to find out more.

Thursday 19th January 2021

Wednesday 3rd February 2021 

Phonics Screening Checklist Success Twilight 

The focus of this training is to help Year 1 teachers support pupils in achieving Phonics Screening Check (PSC) success in 2021. Click on the flyer below to find out more.

Thursday 25th February 2021

Thursday 4th March 2021 

Making a Strong Start in Reception 

This is free event helps schools ensure children in EYFS make a strong start with their Phonics journey. Click on the flyer below to find out more.

Thursday 24th June 2021

Thursday 1st July 2021 


COVID-19: Implications for the curriculum with Kirsty Godfrey, HMI

Tuesday 16th March 4:00pm - 5:15pm 

In this free webinar, hosted by Childer Thornton English Hub, Kirsty Godfrey, HMI, will address the possible impact of Covid-19 on pupils’ reading and the implications for addressing gaps in learning.



“We both felt the time and effort that your brilliant team went to, provided an experience that far exceeded our expectations. We both look forward to working with you again soon”.

Headteacher- Stockport

“Thank you for a fabulous day, it was informative and thought provoking. The demonstrations were particularly helpful in phonics and the guided Reading ”.

Phonics Lead- Tameside

“I would like to thank all concerned for the day on Friday, because not only was it well-organised and full of useful information, but everyone from Lacey Green was very open to supporting those of us attending the course, readily offering advice and listening to our thoughts. This made the day extremely useful and enjoyable”.

Headteacher- Cheshire East

“Thank you for allowing us to attend your showcase on Friday. It was very useful and gave us lots of food for thought!”

Deputy Headteacher- St Helens


Contact us

Lacey Green English Hub

Barlow Road,
Cheshire, SK9 4DP