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Instruments

Current English Instrument, South Africa

By: RSA Dept of Education, RTI and Molteno

May 26, 2009

Current EGRA instruments in English developed for USAID-funded data collection in June 2009.

Region - East South Africa

Region: South Africa

Topics

Reading - early primary

Publication Type

Instruments

Current isiZulu EGRA Instrument, South Africa

By: RSA Dept of Education, RTI and Molteno

May 26, 2009

Current EGRA instruments in isiZulu developed for USAID-funded collection in June 2009.

Region - East South Africa

Region: South Africa

Topics

Reading - early primary

Publication Type

Instruments

Current Sepedi Instrument, South Africa

By: RSA Dept of Education, RTI and Molteno

May 26, 2009

Current EGRA instruments in Sepedi developed for USAID-funded data collection in June 2009.

Region - East South Africa

Region: South Africa

Topics

Teacher assessment; Training and professional development – teachers

Publication Type

Journal article

A Better Way to Teach Children to Read? Evidence from a Randomized Controlled Trial

By: Fang He, Leigh Linden, Margaret MacLeod

May 1, 2009

Using three randomized evaluations, we assess the relative efficacy of a literacy skills development program in Mumbai, India on children in three types of educational institutions: public schools, a stand‐along reading class, and pre‐schools.

Region - South Asia

Region: India

Topics

General, Reading - early primary

Publication Type

Presentation or poster

Beyond Access: Effective Reading for All and the Early Grade Reading Assessment

By: Amber Gove

April 30, 2009

Presentation prepared for a World Bank Institute seminar in Washington, DC.

Region - Global

Region: Global

Topics

Reading - early primary

Publication Type

Instruments

Senegal EGRA 2009 Instruments (French)

By: RTI International

April 29, 2009

French EGRA instruments used in third year of primary school. Includes three subtests only: letter identification, invented word reading and connected-text reading with comprehension questions. Implemented under a grant from the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation.

Region - West Africa

Region: Senegal

Topics

School management and leadership

Publication Type

Report

The Snapshot of School Management Effectiveness: Report on Pilot Applications, L. Crouch, 2009

By: Luis Crouch

April 28, 2009

Report on pilot tests of the SSME tool in Jamaica (48 schools) and Peru (64 schools), with corresponding numbers of principals, parents, teachers, and students. Update of October 2008 edition.

Region - South America

Region: Jamaica, Peru

Topics

General

Publication Type

Report

Egypt Household Education Survey 2005 - 2006

By: Fatma El-Zanaty and Stephanie Gorin

April 24, 2009

Region - North Africa, Middle East

Region: Egypt

Topics

Reading - early primary

Publication Type

Presentation or poster

Data to Read, Reading Data: Country experiences in using data to drive learning improvement, with a focus on Kenya, L. Crouch, 2009

By: Luis Crouch

April 21, 2009

Prepared for the Fast Track Initiative (FTI) Partnership Meeting, “Road to 2015,” Copenhagen, Denmark, April 20-21, 2009.

Region - East South Africa

Region: Kenya

Topics

Reading - early primary

Publication Type

Presentation or poster

The Gambia Early Grade Reading Assessment (EGRA) Programme, 2009

By: Baboucarr Bouy, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education

April 21, 2009

Presentation offered at the Fast Track Initiative (FTI) Partnership Meeting, "Road to 2015," Copenhagen, Denmark, April 2009

Region - West Africa

Region: Gambia

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