Topics in this section Literacy Teaching Toolkit Practical advice and high impact teaching practices that improve outcomes in literacy. Leading literacy and numeracy improvement Build coherent literacy and/or numeracy improvement cultures in your school. Designing Foundation to Year 2 literacy lessons Guidance to assist in structuring daily literacy lessons to meet the learning focus and student needs. Teaching resources Get materials to teach literacy and English in the classroom. Assessment The Insight platform, state and national literacy tests. For Koorie students Teaching materials and guides to help with literacy and English for Koorie students. Get parents involved with literacy Activities to get parents engaged in in their child's literacy and English skills. Professional development Training and development to help you build English and literacy practice. Literacy and numeracy strategy How we will improve literacy and numeracy outcomes for students, and resources for teachers in the classroom. Literacy portal A collection of the latest literacy resources for teachers. English as an additional language (EAL) Support for students learning English as a second or additional language. Learning difficulties and dyslexia Guidance to meet the unique needs of students with learning difficulties and dyslexia. Middle years literacy and numeracy support initiative Middle years literacy and numeracy support initiative case study resources for teachers and school leaders. Literacy news Culturally diverse books to expand young readers’ imaginationsYou can explore a list of inspiring books that celebrate diversityTransforming little lives, one day at a timeA kindergarten teacher shares how the benefits of Three-Year-Old Kindergarten are far-reachingPopular books for school startersHelp your child prepare for their first day of kindergarten or school with some popular books about starting school.Books for kids of all abilities Braille books are giving kids like Robert the opportunity to read and participate in school.Reading for a causeAlbert Park College and the Rotary Club of Albert Park are using the Premiers’ Reading Challenge to raise money for the Victorian Bushfire AppealPopular books for school startersHelp your child prepare for their first day of kindergarten or school with some popular books about starting school. Buddies and laughs in the Premiers' Reading ChallengeThis year almost 113,000 students and children completed the Premiers’ Reading Challenge. Together, they read a total of 4.3 million books.6 ways to motivate your child to read Keep the Premiers’ Reading Challenge momentum going with these top reading tips.