“Literacy unlocks the door to learning throughout life”
The Quality MarkThe Excellence in Literacy Quality Mark can help schools to improve literacy provision and literacy outcomes for all children.
Core StrandsThe Excellence in Literacy Quality Mark self-evaluation framework supports the review of 5 connected areas of effective literacy provision.
Applying for EvaluationPrimary schools of any type can apply for verification and award of the quality mark.
Case StudiesFind out more about how successful schools develop excellent literacy provision, partnerships and professional development.
The Excellence in Literacy Quality Mark from the International Literacy Centre at the Institute of Education, London, aims to help schools improve the quality of literacy provision and literacy outcomes for all children. The self-evaluation framework seeks to be responsive to the character and individuality of schools in different contexts, whilst illustrating aspects of practice which successful schools have in common.