A wealth of free material from EMC, including free standalone downloadable publications for all key stages, home-learning workbooks for KS3, revision resources for GCSE and resources to accompany recent EMC publications such as Iridescent Adolescent, Just Write and The Facility and Other Texts - Re-imagining Antigone.
Teachers with a UK Educator Standard (non-purchasing) account can order EMC_Free downloads. These will be added to your school account.
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EMC Early Career English Teacher Community – 2nd March 2024
A Saturday morning online community open to any Early Career English teacher. Our topic on Saturday 2nd March will be Teaching Novels at KS3.
EMC Revision-in-Action – Free downloads
Free downloadable PDF versions of our Revision-in-Action student workbooks for AQA and Edexcel poetry clusters.
New Directions: language diversity research and resource pack
News, views, teaching resources and updates on classroom research from EMC.
Keep up to date with EMC's projects, including Reading Teachers = Reading Pupils, It's Good to Talk and Teaching a Novel at KS3.
Please note: you cannot order free publications while signed into a UK Educator Standard account. Please register a UK Individual Teacher account to access these free resources without going through your school.
Free twilights and Saturday morning sessions from EMC
All our free online and face-to-face twilights and Saturday morning sessions will be published here. Please note: you must be signed in to a UK Educator Admin (purchasing), Overseas, UK Private Individual or UK Teacher – Home Address Only account to book this free course. If you are a UK teacher with a UK Educator Standard (non-purchasing) account, please ask one of your colleagues with a UK Educator Admin (purchasing) account to book it for you or register a 2nd UK Teacher – Home Address Only account.
Free conferences for teachers and students
A free teacher conference to celebrate the launch of New Directions – a free downloadable resource pack on language diversity research. Visit our Video library to access the recordings of our free online language conferences for GCSE students.
Related EMC Free Projects
A few highlights from EMC Projects
It's Good to Talk
EMC Novel Project
EMC It’s Good to Talk – Working on a Novel at KS3
Related EMC Free Video Collections
Watch Professor Emma Smith talking about Shakespeare, stream our Year 10-11 Language Conferences, hear what Alex Wheatle has to say about the language of Crongton Knights, with our selection of free videos.
Looking into Language – An Online Conference (Recording)
Looking into Language 2 – An Online Conference for Y10-11 (Recording)
KS3 Language Lab: Writers' Choices
'What Matters in English Teaching' – Video Clips
Reading lists, opinions pieces, resources and EMC news.
Here we're highlighting blogs with a focus on assessment – to browse all the blogs see 'Projects, News & Blogs' above.
Re-thinking Assessment in Secondary English Part 1
18 Sep 2023
Re-thinking Assessment in Secondary English – Critiquing the Dominant Model Part 2
12 Oct 2023
Re-thinking Assessment in Secondary English Part 3
18 Nov 2023
A Historical Overview of English Assessment at Age 16
14 Feb 2023