Primary Staff

Love Teaching Handwriting!

Learn to enjoy the process and feel great about making a difference to your pupils...

To guide and support you we've created:

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The Starter Guide

... gives you tools for assessing handwriting and getting clear on where to begin.

The Starter Guide for Primary Staff (FREE)

Primary Starter Guide

The Starter Course

... looks at establishing a practice habit, considers emotional barriers, and introduces you to the Better Handwritten practice process.

The Starter Course for Primary Staff (£9.99)

The Primary Starter Course

The Resource Library

... is an ever-growing collection of practice sheets and demonstration videos designed to give you confidence, save you time, and support effective practice:

The Resource Library (individual annual subscription £34.99)

To request discounted annual school subscriptions (£15 per staff member) please use this Contact Form or email

Additional discounted subscriptions for parents of pupils also available. This is a great way to support personalised practice at home. Easy for teachers to set, easy for parents to support.

"I do really like your short sequences and instructions. They make it easy for me to remember how to guide my son." Parent

The Resource Library

Your Pupils

... will benefit from a simple, structured approach that supports them with a transferable model for personal change and development.

You may decide to use the approach with:

  • all pupils

  • particular year groups

  • identified pupils within each year group

Work with Parents

So often parents want to help but don't know how. There's no doubt we achieve the best outcomes for pupils when we work together and are on the same page.

When you buy a school subscription your enrolled students will be able to access The Resource Library at home. The guidance, bite-sized demonstration videos and simple worksheets make it easy to establish a positive, manageable consistent routine.

"I do really like your short sequences and instructions. They make it easy for me to remember how to guide my son." Parent

Looking for bespoke support?

We also offer:

  • In person training days and staff meetings with follow-up support

  • Online staff meetings

  • Live Q & A with Nicky joining your staff online

  • Personal coaching for individual staff members

  • Conference presentations

Whole School Training

'The training we received from Nicky at Better Handwritten was superb. She listened to our needs and then tailored the training so that it was bespoke for our school. The content was easy to access and delivered in an engaging and insightful manner. Staff were hugely complimentary about the training and the fact they could immediately implement actions to support children with their handwriting development. So much added value!’

H Ede - Newham Bridge Primary School

A few comments from teachers:

"Great training, well presented with real life experiences and we loved the fact real examples from our own children were used to discuss next steps."

"It was so informative with excellent visual resources."

"I loved it so much! Love the simplicity of the concept."

"It helped me focus on individual needs of children in my class and reminded me how important letter formation is before using cursive script."

Price: contact us for a personalised quote using this Contact Form or email

Handwriting Q & A Sessions

Nicky will join your staff meeting (live via your preferred online platform) to answer handwriting questions

Price: £75 (1 hour session)

Personal Coaching for Individual Staff Members

Price: £75 (1 hour session)

Support with personal handwriting development and boosting confidence for teaching

"I felt daunted being asked to change my handwriting to match the script in our school policy. I didn't know how to. Nicky is so knowledgeable and encouraging. I found her support invaluable and love teaching handwriting now!" KS2 Teacher

Conference Presentations

"It has been wonderful to see how many participants have said how much they enjoyed your session in particular. It touched a lot of hearts sharing personal stories. All participants have requested further details about your work."

G Vaughan, Eszterházy Károlyi University, International Conference 1-3 March 2021

"I loved your session at The Reading League's virtual conference!"

Email from attendee, TRL 5th Annual Conference 13 October 2021

"Thank you - this has been super informative!"

Attendee, ELSB- California Elementary Literacy Conference 15-16 June 2022

Price: contact us for a personalised quote using this Contact Form or email