Welcome to Academy

Need on-demand, snack-sized professional learning that packs a punch? You’ve found it.

Flexible training for busy teachers

Exclusively for Writer’s Toolbox teachers, Academy is your online knowledge hub bursting with top teaching tips, support to supercharge Toolbox in the classroom, plus all the nuts and bolts to successfully drive the online tool. Growing teacher confidence and capability, Academy is the ultimate writing PD—right at your fingertips. Let’s take a closer look.

On-Demand PD: Master the Teaching of Writing

Explicit teaching works—students need clarity when it comes to learning how to write.  But too many teachers have not been taught HOW to teach writing.  Enter, On-Demand PD.


Covering two years worth of targeted Writer’s Toolbox professional development, our On-Demand PD walks you through the fundamentals of teaching great writing—applicable to any classroom or school system.  Step up those ninja writing skills as you work through each module at your own pace.  Better yet, rewatch the module videos and brush up on a key area, anytime.  Ready to start?

Bite-sized gems for time-poor teachers

Check out the Ecosystem and Driving Toolbox sections.  They’re available to all Writer’s Toolbox teachers, so you can dive right in.


Ecosystem: Ramp up the writing in your classroom and re-energise your teaching with these inspiring sessions.  Access practical strategies and insights for any subject and year level—24/7.

Driving Toolbox: Find advanced tips and tricks to better use Writer’s Toolbox in your classroom and subject.  Step-by-step, we’ll guide you through the key features—setting up your first class, building targeted tasks, analysing the data.  Make planning easier and fun.

There’s plenty more to come

We have truckloads of ideas and insights to share with you and a jam-packed calendar of new content to be released.  So get started on the current videos because there are more coming soon.  Keep an eye on your notifications; we’ll let you know when they land.


Ready to learn?  Access Academy from your Writer’s Toolbox Dashboard. 


And make sure you visit our blog for more about Academy and to check out the FAQs.

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