News & Updates

Uniting Children Around the World in Developing English Skills

Today marks the start of the inaugural Word Mania International. In a short time this free competition has grown from an initiative for a few hundred UK schools to the world’s biggest literacy competition for schools.

Scientific Study Shows LiteracyPlanet Improves Reading Outcomes

A study by leading reading researchers at Macquarie University’s Department of Cognitive Science has found that using LiteracyPlanet with children who are classified as poor readers has significant treatment effects.

LiteracyPlanet named one of the ‘Best 50 Edtech’ resources for secondary

LiteracyPlanet has been named by leading education media publisher, The Teach Company, as one of the ’50 Best Edtech’ resources for secondary schools.

How to Determine Differences Between Learners in Your Classroom

Whether you’re new to teaching or are a seasoned professional, you’ll understand that each class and every student is unique.

How to Correct 5 Common Punctuation Mistakes in the Classroom

There’s nothing worse than reading through one of your most promising student’s assignments and seeing commas placed after every second word, misplaced apostrophes, or perhaps no punctuation at all.

Ormiston Academies Trust implements LiteracyPlanet pilot

Ormiston Academies Trust has announced a 12-month pilot of LiteracyPlanet in a number of academies across its family network.

RAST Education appoints LiteracyPlanet for schools in Iraq

Rast Education in Iraq has chosen LiteracyPlanet to support English literacy teaching at its British International Schools in Zakho and Duhok.

New grammar exercises for tablets

LiteracyPlanet has added more than 300 new grammar and punctuation exercises to its content for tablet devices. The exercises add to the program’s curriculum-aligned exercises for Years 2 to 9.

Easier task assignment for teachers

LiteracyPlanet has released a new product update to make searching, locating and assigning exercises to students faster and easier.