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  • Emergent Literacy

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Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

Webinar on Landscape Report on Early Grade Literacy

By: Kim, Young-Suk Grace, Boyle, Helen N

January 12, 2017

The issue of literacy---     especially in the early grades-has garnered much-needed attention globally in the last dec

Webinar on Landscape Report on Early Grade Literacy

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  • Teachers and Teaching
  • Language of Instruction

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Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

Implementing Mother Tongue Instruction in the Real World: Results from a medium-scale randomized controlled trial in Kenya

By: Piper, Benjamin

November 30, 2016

Research in sub-Saharan Africa investigating the effect of mother tongue (MT) literacy instruction at medium scale is limited. A randomized controlled trial of MT literacy instruction was implemented in 2013 and 2014 as part of the Primary Mathematics and Reading (PRIMR) Initiative in Kenya.

Mother Tongue

Region - East South Africa

Region: Kenya

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  • Teachers and Teaching
  • Testing and Assessment

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Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

Webinar on The Untapped Potential of Supporting Learning Outside School: Evidence from a Randomized Control Trial in Rwanda

By: Friedlander, Elliott Friedlander , da Silva, Carol

October 26, 2016

If educators around the world want to address the learning crisis most effectively, they must help learners beyond the school walls.

Literacy Boost|Rwanda|Webinar

Region - East South Africa

Region: Rwanda

Topics

  • Teachers and Teaching
  • Language of Instruction
  • Testing and Assessment

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Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

Future Directions: Innovations, Tools, and Resources for Global Literacy

By: Bender, Penelope, Jayaram, Shubha, Burnett, Nicholas, Ying, Christopher, Ritzer, Devon, Stern, Jonathan, Heinkel, Luke, Benton-Becker, Antje, Schmidt, Karen, Hiebert, Linda, Sklar, Jennifer, Frazier, Julia, Sinclair, Margaret, McKinney, Rachel, Bilagher, Moritz , Cardoso, Manuel , Montoya, Silvia , Bilagher, Moritz , Gove, Amber, Linan-Thompson, Sylvia, Turner, Brad, Bulat, Jennae, Petitto, Laura-Ann, Cordano, Roberta, Raikes, Abbie, Prouty, Diane, Christina, Rachel, Poehlman, Sara

September 9, 2016

In the spirit of the theme for UNESCO’s 50th Anniversary International Literacy Day - Future Directions: Innovations, Tools, and Resources for Global Literacy - USAID and the Global Reading Network hosted technical training sessions on September 9, immedia

Literacy|Literacy Day|International Literacy Day|Conference

Topics

  • Teachers and Teaching
  • Language of Instruction
  • Text and Materials

Resource Type

Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

Global Reading Network International Technical Meeting

By: Bender, Penelope, Jayaram, Shubha, Simpson, Heather, Sylla, Ben, Montoya, Silvia, Ayalew, Tayachew, Mogaka Ogutu, Darius , Sarom, Mok, Pompilus, Guy-Serge

September 7, 2016

In the spirit of the theme for UNESCO’s 50th Anniversary International Literacy Day - Addressing the Global Learning Crisis: Successes and Challenges of Improving Reading Outcomes - USAID and the Global Reading Network hosted a tec

International Literacy Day|Conference|Technical Meetings

Topics

  • Testing and Assessment
  • Text and Materials
  • Emergent Literacy

Resource Type

Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

Moving Beyond Inputs: Evidence from models to improve early grade reading in developing countries

By: Neal, Meagan , Strathmann, Luke, Floretta, John

August 12, 2016

“Inputs alone, while important, are not sufficient,” said John Floretta, associate director of policy for the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL).

early grade reading|Webinar|Training

Region - Global

Region: Global

Topics

  • Teachers and Teaching
  • Information and Communication Technology

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Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

Mother Tongue-Based Multilingual Education (MTB-MLE)

By: Frank, Paul , Louge, Nathalie , Pflepsen, Alison

June 16, 2016

On June 16, 2016, the Global Reading Network and the Mother Tongue-Based Multilingual Education (MTB-MLE) Network hosted a blended workshop and webinar on experiences developing early grade reading materials across languages.

MTB-MLE|Mother Tongue|Workshop|Webinar

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  • Text and Materials

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Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

Book Production

By: Yurt, Christian

May 25, 2016

On May 25, 2016, as part of an ongoing webinar series to demystify the process of book production, the Global Reading Network hosted a webinar focused on international book printing specifications.

Book production

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  • Text and Materials

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Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

GPE’s webinar series: Developing and supporting effective education systems

By: Bender, Penelope, Jayaram, Shubha, Bloome, Anthony

May 10, 2016

Books for Every Child - the Global Book Fund

On May 10, 2016 Global Partnership for Education hosted the Global Book Fund (GBF) webinar.

GPE Webinar GBF Global Book Fund

Region - Global

Region: Global

Topics

  • Teachers and Teaching
  • Testing and Assessment

Resource Type

Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

Workshop and Webinar on the Release of the EGRA Toolkit, 2nd Edition

By: Gove, Amber, Vinogradova, Elena, Davis, Jeff, Betts, Kellie, Nakamura, Pooja

April 27, 2016

Updated Guidance and Tools for Conducting Early Grade Reading Assessments

The Global Reading Network hosted a blended format workshop and webinar on the release of the updated EGRA toolkit on Wednesday, April 27, 2016.

EGRA Toolkit|EGRA Toolkit Second Edition|EGRA|Workshop|Webinar

Region - Global

Region: Global

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