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English Y6/Y7 Writing Transition

Year 6/Year 7 Writing Transition

Thursday 12th July, 4:00-5:30pm, Varndean School


Primary and Secondary teachers across Brighton and Hove will be working together on a writing transition project beginning Thursday 12th July. 

The key areas of focus are:

  • collaboration
  • sharing ideas and strategies
  • writing focus
If you are a teacher of Year 6 or Year 7 and are interested in getting involved please email 
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Ellen Mulvihill


Taught English at secondary schools in London, East Kent and West Sussex;

As Head of Inclusion in London Borough of Bexley and Head of Behaviour and Attendance in Brighton and Hove she was responsible for alternative provision, Behaviour and Attendance Partnerships for primary and secondary schools and safeguarding in schools. She has delivered a wide variety of training sessions to staff on related subjects to facilitate improved outcomes, particularly for SEMH and disadvantaged children and young people in the classroom. Most recently she was the Head of Standards and Achievement for Brighton and Hove and liaised extensively with Ofsted with regard to school inspections and outcomes.

In December 2018 Ellen was also appointed Sub Regional Lead (Sussex, Brighton and Hove) to the SESL Regional Team. More information on this can be found in the news blog.


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