Maria Richards is a freelance Literacy Consultant specialising in specifically targeted in-school support for raising standards and achievement in literacy.

Receive tailored literacy support, unique to the needs of your school and your learners.  Packages and rates to suit your budget and timescales, providing real value for money and real results.


A phenomenal response to Raising Year 6 Writing Standards with ALAN PEAT. Quote of the day – “Maria, you need to get every teacher in Somerset to hear this man – he’s brilliant!”

Teaching Literacy Across the Curriculum with a Focus on Non Fiction Talk for Writing with Pie Corbett Tuesday 27th November 2012, Dillington House, Ilminster.
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Take a look in the training section to see a variety of training opportunities offered through the Sedgemoor Learning Alliance and Maria Richards – open to all Somerset Schools