Want to get an edge for this year’s competition? On this page we’ll be posting writing tips and other resources to help you craft a great story.

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Curriculum ideas and links for Year 7 to 10 teachers

English curriculum

Tabor Stories of Life Editing Workshop (June 21, 2018)

Tips for editing 2018 by Mark Worthing

Tabor Stories of Life Seminar (April 12, 2018)

‘Getting started’ by James Cooper.

‘Your voice’ by Pete Court.

‘Privacy in creative non-fiction’ by Mark Worthing.

‘What I love to read: a judge’s perspective’ by Claire Bell.

Tabor Stories of Life Seminar (May 20, 2017)

Introduction by Pete Court

Faith, Fact and Fiction – Finding Where the Truth Lies by Dr James Cooper

Author Panel – Jade Wyatt and Sue Jeffrey with Pete Court

From the Editor – What to Do and What to Avoid When Writing Your Story of Life? by Rev Dr Mark Worthing

What’s Your Story? Plus some other learning opportunities (Pete Court and James Cooper)

Accepting submissions 1 April to 31 July 2020