Beanstalk-supported school is Outstanding!

A Beanstalk-supported school put into special measures by Ofsted last year has achieved an outstanding rating from inspectors just 16 months later.Read more

Beanstalk wins The International Prize at the 2015 US Library of Congress Literacy Awards

Beanstalk is delighted to announce that it has won The International Prize at the 2015 US Library of Congress Literacy Awards.Read more

Campaign launched to Get Medway Learning

A campaign to drive up standards in Medway schools has been launched by Medway Council and Beanstalk.Read more

Children publish anthology of ‘Tales of a Tall Red Tower’ at StoryFest

More than 60 children from 10 primary schools in Waltham Forest have contributed to an anthology of short stories inspired by Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, created through an imaginative game of story ‘Consequences’.Read more

Beanstalk extends its support in ‘Get London Reading’ campaign at flagship St Mary’s R.C. Primary School

Children’s literacy charity Beanstalk announced today that it is extending its work in St Mary’s Roman Catholic Primary School in Battersea thanks to support from Amazon UK.Read more

The European Literacy Policy Network (ELINET) launches new website

On 1st June a new website was launched by the European Literacy Policy Network (ELINET) to improve literacy policies in 28 European countries. The ultimate goal of the project is to reduce the number of children, young people and adults with low literacy skills in Europe.Read more

Beanstalk announces Ginny Lunn as new CEO

National children’s literacy charity Beanstalk is delighted to announce the appointment of Ginny Lunn as its new CEO, effective 1st June.Read more