Family Reading Training Sessions

Two teachers from IBPYP section; Ms.Komal Waheed and PYP Librarian Ms.Aiza Nosheen attended  a day long workshop on 30th January'19, on the theme

"Reading for pleasure is more important to children's successes than education or social class."

This one-day workshop was led by Sarah Mears, a senior UK libraries consultant with several years of experience heading a major UK public library service.

 This workshop covered following:

  • Theory and principles behind why family reading is important and how libraries are key to this
  • UK best practice in delivering reading events that are focused on families
  • Example events and programmes
  • Hands-on workshop for participants to begin to develop family reading programs and campaigns