Sketchnoting for Educators

Practical Dual Coding Techniques to improve outcomes

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Introducing an awesome new evidence based technique

Would you like a new practical strategy to improve Reading Comprehension standards, engage hard to reach pupils and support children to ace the national reading tests? Want a simple visual presentation tool that allows you to share complex documents with staff, parents and the wider community?


Look no further! Join us on our Sketchnoting for Educators Workshop and learn how to use Sketchnoting to make a measurable difference to your pupils and engage staff and parents in your schools' improvement journey.


Our ground breaking workshop provides practice in simple visual strategies supported by research that have been shown to make a real impact on pupil outcomes in both reading comprehension and reasoning. Participants will leave with strategies to practice, develop and share with colleagues.

Sketch-noting for Educators Workshop

Training Outcomes

  • Why use drawing? - what the research says

  • Understanding how to use pictures to deepen understanding & master concepts

  • Visual Literacy step by step, different approaches and styles

  • Classroom activities using sketch-noting to develop National Test reading comprehension & numerical reasoning skills

  • Practical sketch-noting - Using structure, creating icons, drawing metaphors, using fonts and creating a visual library ready to share with colleagues

What people say about our Sketchnoting for Educators Workshop

"Enthused and looking forward to using this!" - Lynne Goodwin - Raploch Primary School


"Excellent introduction to sketchnoting, research informed, practical, engaging and reflective." - Vicky Morgan - Riverside Primary School


"A great session introducing me to sketchnoting. I now feel ready to try out some of my own!" - E. Wyper - North Ayrshire Professional Learning Academy

Sketch-noting for Educators Workshop

Friday, Feb. 17th 2017 at 9:30am-3pm

Van Road

Caerphilly, Wales

£225 per delegate

2 delegates booked - 30% discount for 2nd place

3 delegates booked - 50% discount for 3rd place


Very competitive pricing on request available to host this workshop at your school.


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About us

Who are we? - We are Finola & Jane, Literacy & Numeracy specialists, with 35+ years of teaching, training & leadership experience between us.

Can you trust us? - We have both worked for Welsh Government supporting schools & senior leaders across Wales. We have held senior leadership posts, delivered support to strategic education advisers, and published curriculum support guidance with Oxford University Publishing...but if you need to know more visit our website for testimonials from schools we've worked with.

Why should you attend our workshop? - Put simply, because we believe in impact. We do exactly what our name suggests. Our workshop keeps things simple and ensures school actions really work. Our focus is always on delivering measurable impact for pupils.