How do young children learn to read and write

How do young children learn to read and write?
Does Phonics help?

Meet the “Child Whisperer”: Ms Victoria Carlton, Director of the INTERNATIONAL CENTRE FOR EXCELLENCE (ICE), for this parenting talk proudly sponsored by Kidz Literacy Cove.

Victoria Carlton is the Director of the INTERNATIONAL CENTRE FOR EXCELLENCE (ICE): an organisation based in Western Australia that offers assessments and specialised education service for all primary and high school students,  as well as professional development for teachers.

She has worked closely with many organisations in Singapore such as Singapore Institute of Management, NTUC, AECES, MOE and many Primary Schools. Victoria offers a consultancy service to Singapore schools and parents to help children with learning difficulties.

Victoria has often been a guest speaker at national and international education conferences. She is a highly sought after and dynamic speaker in the fields of multisensory learning and emotional intelligence. She presents many papers on improving standards in education, and her own research and methodology for ensuring full educational development for students. She has twice been a guest speaker for the Primary Principals Association and has spoken at many literacy conferences.

Victoria will be sharing:

  • Strategies for preparing children for school success
  • How does phonics help children in reading and spelling
  • How do we read to children
  • Tips for parents to use at home

Kidz Literacy CoveDate: 28th April 2013
Time: 11.00-12.00pm
Venue: 13 Lichfield Road Singapore 556833
Kidz Literacy Cove (Turn in via Raglan Grove if you are driving)

To register for this parenting talk:
Please call Ms Sarah at 97800786 or email

It’s FREE if you register before 20th April 2013. There will be a $5 surcharge for registrations after 21st April 2013.