Posts by Ben Squires

LiteracyPlanet team at BETT!

There are few events on the EdTech calendar that are quite as exciting as BETT. This year’s iteration of the annual education technology showcase has been no exception, and we’ve had a ball meeting the global education community to find inspiration and discuss the future of education. Members of LiteracyPlanet’s friendly UK team have been…

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Meet the LiteracyPlanet team at Bett 2019

If you’re as keenly interested in EdTech as we are, you’ll know there are some events on the calendar that you just don’t want to miss. Bett is unequivocally one of these events. For the uninitiated, Bett is one of the biggest events in EdTech where 34,000 educators, gurus, innovators and insiders crowd inside the…

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Welcome to 2019

As we get started for 2019 we’d like to take a moment to thank every school, teacher, parent and tutor for being part of the LiteracyPlanet family. 2018 was one of the biggest ever for LiteracyPlanet and we’ve been proud to continue to deliver one of the world’s premier online English literacy resources. Here’s a…

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Word Mania Global 2018 winners announced!

The world’s biggest literacy competition has wrapped up for 2018! LiteracyPlanet has officially announced the winners of Word Mania Global 2018, after almost 500,000 students around the world improved their English literacy skills by participating in the competition. Schools from over 100 countries participated in Word Mania Global 2018, which is based on one of…

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LiteracyPlanet aligned to CEFR and Cambridge Curriculum

Curriculum aligned

Here at LiteracyPlanet we’re proud to offer a program aligned to numerous curricula around the world, and that list has just become even bigger! LiteracyPlanet’s exercises are now aligned to the European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) and the Cambridge Curriculum, ensuring it is the world’s most comprehensive English language learning program for students.…

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10 steps to prepare your class for Word Mania Round 1

Word Mania 2018 is just over a week away! The world’s biggest online literacy competition is back. Word Mania 2018 is less than a week away and with £10,000 in prizes up for grabs students around the world are getting ready to participate in the word-building madness. And it’s not too late to join the…

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LiteracyPlanet helps promote English literacy in Saudi Arabia

Schools across Saudi Arabia are set to participate in LiteracyPlanet’s popular Word Mania competition. Word Mania is coming to Saudi Arabia, with Saudi students set to join more than half a million students around the world who have played the popular competition over the last 12 months. Word Mania is a fun challenge based on…

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Word Mania at Premier League’s Welcome Festival

Premier League

Academy players from Premier League and Championship Clubs have had a blast with LiteracyPlanet’s Word Mania competition during the Premier League’s U9s Welcome Festival. The Premier League Welcome Festival provides the perfect introduction for newly registered U9 academy players, but this year football wasn’t the only contest on players’ minds. LiteracyPlanet’s popular Word Mania competition…

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LiteracyPlanet used in schools across 50 countries!

Pupils around the world are falling in love with LiteracyPlanet. Premier education resource LiteracyPlanet has well and truly gone global, with confirmation it is now used in schools across more than 50 countries. From Australia to Albania, Nigeria, Spain, Switzerland and everywhere in between, LiteracyPlanet is proving itself to be an effective classroom tool wherever…

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