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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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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...

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...

August 23, 2018

The Comparative & International Education Society (CIES) has extended the deadline for CIES members to submit Innovation Fund proposals to August 29, 2018. The purpose of the Innovation Fund is to offer seed funding of up to $10,000 for initiatives or assist in the implementation of endeavors with clear...

August 20, 2018

FHI 360’s Global Education team in Ghana is seeking a Senior Reading Advisor to support the USAID-funded Ghana Learning project, which aims to improve reading outcomes for over 1 million primary students in Ghana (grades KG2-P2). The project works closely...

August 16, 2018

The Asia Foundation’s Books for Asia program seeks a senior program manager to help expand its Let’s Read! initiative. Let’s Read! draws on The Asia Foundation’s in-country capabilities, local partnerships, and technological expertise to empower communities to create, translate, and share high-quality, richly...

August 16, 2018

The Reading within Reach (REACH) initiative, in collaboration with the Global Reading Network (GRN), is developing an Early Grade Reading Classroom Observation Toolkit to provide guidance and resources to support the development, application and use of classroom observation in EGR programs. To ensure that this...

August 9, 2018

As education stakeholders work to achieve Sustainable Development Goal 4, which calls for a quality education for every child by 2030, one challenge is monitoring progress. A series of four blog posts by Silvia Montoya, director of UNESCO’s Institute for Statistics (UIS), describes four new...

August 8, 2018

The Reading within Reach (REACH) initiative, in collaboration with the Global Reading Network (GRN), is developing an Early Grade Reading Classroom Observation Toolkit to provide guidance and resources to support the development, application and use of classroom observation in EGR programs.

To ensure...

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