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September 19, 2018

 

Every education system is only as good as the teachers who are in the classroom. With that in mind, Sustainable Development Goal 4 (SDG 4) calls for a major increase in the supply of qualified teachers and more support from the international community for teacher training in developing countries.

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September 17, 2018

Is your project putting in place what is needed to ensure timely procurement of high-quality, low-cost reading materials? On September 27 from 9:30 a.m. to noon, the Global Reading Network (GRN) is holding a virtual event on “Preparing for Successful Book Procurement.” This is...

September 14, 2018

 

An article by Doug Trapp on the University Research Co., LLC (URC) website spotlights a new toolkit that describes how to use the principles of Universal Design for Learning to help learners with disabilities—and all children—learn to read. The long-anticipated “Universal Design...

September 13, 2018

On September 18, from 8:30 to 10 a.m. EST, UNICEF...

September 11, 2018

 

The Reading within Reach (REACH)...

September 10, 2018

Although challenges remain in bringing literacy to all people across, progress has been made, according to a recent blog post by Rémy Habou on the Global Partnership for Education (GPE) website....

September 7, 2018

In recognition of International Literacy Day, All Children Reading: A Grand Challenge for Development (ACR GCD) will present a webinar titled “How Technology Can Transform Child Literacy in Developing Countries.” The webinar will take place Tuesday, September 11, 2018, from 9 to 10 a.m. (EST) and will present the findings and...

September 7, 2018

Every year on September 8, the world honors the power of reading through the observance of International Literacy Day. UNESCO sponsors the annual celebration, which this year revolves around the theme of “Literacy and Skills Development.”

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August 28, 2018

The Brookings Institution, Center for Universal Education is hiring four local national consultants to support its ongoing Millions Learning project. In both Cote d’Ivoire and Jordan, Brookings is hiring two individuals—a Scaling...

August 27, 2018

Something as simple as providing a supportive environment can make a big difference in the education of children with disabilities, according to a recent article by Mark Waltham on the UNICEF blog. The article goes on to talk about how children with disabilities are more likely to be excluded from school that their peers...

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