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Reading/Literacy Researchers Sought from Five LAC Countries

The Global Reading Network (GRN) and the Central American and Caribbean Early Literacy Network are seeking local reading/literacy researchers from five LAC countries to develop a long-term research proposal and related country-based policy briefs focused on gaps identified by AIR’s LAC Reads Capacity Program Systematic Review of the evidence from Latin America and the Caribbean and the GRN Landscape Report on Early Grade Literacy

We would appreciate your circulating this announcement to colleagues in the countries below.  The proposal deadline is soon - April 15.   

This is the first step in the launch of a network supporting research, professional development and advocacy in the LAC region.  The target countries represent the location of founding institutional partners involved in the launch of this regional network.  For more questions about the network, please contact Dr. Ana Elvir at Universidad del Valle de Guatemala at  For questions about this research application, please contact

Guatemala -

Nicaragua -

Honduras -

El Salvador -

Costa Rica -




Tuesday, April 10, 2018