Announcements Stay informed about the latest education announcements. Reading & Literacy July 16, 2021 Call for Nominations: World Literacy Awards 2021 The World Literacy Foundation is looking for a Literacy Champion/Advocate in your community! Nominations are open for the World Literacy Awards 2021 that recognize the work of outstanding people, programmes and organizations who are making a significant contribution to improve literacy outcomes in seven categories. Reading & Literacy July 16, 2021 Job Opportunity: Learning Network Leader - Foundational Skills The Leading through Learning Global Platform project in the International Development Division of EDC has an opening for a Learning Network Leader – Foundational Skills, reporting to the Leading Through Learning Global Platform Project Director, in Washington DC. The Learning Network Leader may be based out of any of EDC's offices or a remote hire, and is not restricted to Washington, DC. Reading & Literacy April 15, 2021 Request For Expression of Interest: Angolan Ministry of Education (MED) The Angolan Ministry of Education (MED) is hiring a firm to conduct a national pilot of the students learning assessment and student exams in the context of COVID-19. February 12, 2021 All Children Reading Grand Challenge Launches Ready2Read Competition Challenge to award $350,000+ for EdTech solutions that build foundational language and literacy skills in children in low-resource countries January 14, 2021 Teach for All – LAC Seeking Curriculum Consultants Teach for All – LAC is looking for curriculum consultants to develop an assessment framework in reading and social emotional skills. January 14, 2021 Looking Back at 2020: Global Reading Network and the Basic Education Coalition The Basic Education Coalition (BEC) partnered with USAID to host the Global Reading Network (GRN) in 2020 to maintain the network’s vibrancy and engagement this year. Reading & Literacy September 9, 2020 Global Digital Library Adds 17 New Languages On International Literacy Day (September 8th), the Global Book Alliance celebrates the addition of 17 new languages to the growing collection on the Global Digital Library (GDL).