If the child can’t say
it, the child can’t
Ros Wilson is committed to raising standards in writing and education. Her concepts have helped many schools to raise standards in the UK and around the world.
Ros has over 45 years’ experience in education, including 27 years in schools, 10 years in senior management positions and 14 years in advisory and inspection work. Ros now focuses on writing and her consultancy within Andrell Education, specialising in training, advising and support work in schools.
On average, schools applying her methods have seen the majority of pupils progress between 3 and 7 sub-levels in a year.
Ros and Andrell Education have now teamed up with Oxford University Press to bring all schools easy access to the Big Writing methodology.
Ros refers to new research about the way parents talk to their children in daily life, and how their approach to communication can affect their child's vocabulary and comprehension skills.
Read Ros' blog entry for Oxford Education, where she gives her top back to school tips for teachers.
Follow Ros on Twitter for the latest tweets on upcoming workshops and events.
Andrell Education and their expert team of consultants, led by Ros Wilson, offer a range of courses to enable successful implementation of the Big Writing methodology
Take a look at Ros Wilson's Big Writing handbooks for a whole-school approach to raising standards in writing
Ensure consistent teacher assessment of reading and writing
Read Ros Wilson's article in Teach Primary (November 2013).
Get school improvement advice from Ros' Oxford Owl page
Ros Wilson explains how Big Writing lessons closely meet the Department for Education’s ‘Standards for Teachers’.
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Ros Wilson talks about writing voice and explains the meaning of VCOP, which is at the heart of Big Writing. 3 min 58 seconds
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