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Leeds Libraries Reception Reading Stars


The Communication Offer - Leeds SEND Local Offer



Primary and Secondary. Independent service that provides teachers and school leaders with accessible information on which educational interventions have been shown to be effective. 

Education Endowment Foundation

Supports schools, colleges and nurseries by providing an accessible summary of education evidence. Independent charity dedicated to breaking the link between family income and educational achievement. 

What Works Clearinghouse 

The Institute of Education Sciences (IES) (U.S. Department for Education) database of scientific evidence on education programs, products, practices, and policies. They review the research, determine which studies meet standards, and summarise the findings. 

The School Psychology Service

This hosts the 6th Edition of the 'What works for literacy difficulties?' resource. It provides information on intervention schemes for reading, spelling and writing. It gives an overall explanation of each intervention and summarises the evidence regarding how effective it has been shown to be.