Yes we can Read


To see Yes We Can Read in action, please take a look at our videos:

Our award winning reading scheme is catching on around the country. The simple one-to-one model works every time giving the coach new skills and confidence, and the learner the gift of reading; the power to grow. 

Yes We Can Read is praised in House of Commons literacy debate

Caroline Dinenage MP leads a House of Commons debate on Adult Literacy & Numeracy in which she highlights the importance of peer-to-peer learning to combat illiteracy and singles out 'Yes We Can Read' for praise. 


Catch-up in reading skills - peer mentoring project

The students wanted to share their story so they have produced this video to show to other schools across the UK.

In Homeless Hostels

The project leader and a coach from Westminster hostels for the homeless talk about how Yes We Can Reahas been successfully launched in Westminster and across London Boroughs. 

Our coaches and learners

We hear from learners and coaches at Read & Grow how this fun and innovative reading programme changed their lives!! 

Vicky's Story from Read Easy on Vimeo.

Until Autumn 2010, Vicky Carter could not read at all. Then she joined Read Easy where she learned to read with Yes We Can Read

Mark's Story from Read Easy on Vimeo.

Mark Blackwell, a Romany Traveller, learns to read with Yes We Can Read, coached by Clive Gameson from Read Easy

The People's Book Prize Awards

Authors Libby Coleman & Nick Ainley are interviewed at The People's Book Prize Awards 2011 when Yes We Can Read was awarded the Special Achievement Award. 

Go to the book Yes We Can Read