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On Tuesday 21st June, Coram Beanstalk held an online event to allow our supporters the opportunity to hear more about our plans for the future and how much more important our work is in the the post-pandemic education landscape. Find out more here... Read more
After two years of disrupted service in schools, Coram Beanstalk are delighted to publish their latest Impact Report for the year 2021 - 2022.
Read stories from across the Coram Beanstalk community of children, schools and volunteers - and see our latest impact statistics. Read more
Coram Beanstalk, The Alligator's Mouth Book Shop and The Bright Agency are offering schools the opportunity to win a set of the ten books longlisted for The Alligator’s Mouth Award 2022, which champions both authors and illustrators of highly illustrated children’s fiction.
Nominate a UK-based school to win a set of the ten longlisted books for their school library here... Read more
Dr Bharti Parmar couldn't read until she was seven years old. Here she tells us how the reasons for that have shaped her volunteering role with us... Read more
One of our recently trained reading helpers talks about why she chose to join our Coram Beanstalk reading community... Read more
Four very special children's author friends of ours each tell their favourite traditional fairy tale to celebrate Tell a Fairy Tale Day! Listen to Pippa Goodhart, Abi Elphinstone, Claire Fayers and Marianne McShane tell you a story here... Read more