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Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

Early Grade Reading in Developing Countries E-Course

By: Cristine Smith, John Comings

November 16, 2015

The Early Grade Reading Graduate Certificate (currently in academic approval process) will be the first university program that focuses specifically on early grade reading in developing countries.

Education System|early grade reading|School Effectiveness

Region: Global

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  • Assessment and testing

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Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

EGRA Training Videos

By: RTI International

November 12, 2015

This site hosts EGRA training videos on EGRA-related topics to support both evaluation and implementation of early grade reading programs.

EGRA|EGMA|early grade reading|Early Grade Math

Region: Global

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  • Assessment and testing

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Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

EGR Benchmarking

By: RTI International

October 1, 2015

The workshop "Supporting the Development of Reading Performance Benchmarks" provided background information and hands-on practice with setting benchmarks and targets for early grade reading.

early grade reading|Assessments

Region: Global

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  • Assessment and testing

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Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

Designing and Implementing Early Grade Reading Assessments: Understanding the Basics

By: RTI International

March 2, 2015

The workshop "Designing and Implementing Early Grade Reading Assessments: Understanding the Basics" was facilitated by RTI technical staff March 2nd-March 4th, 2015. The three-day workshop included 11 sessions for in-room and online participants.

EGRA|Workshop|early grade reading

Region: Global

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  • Mathematics/Numeracy

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Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

Activity Based Math Program

By: K. Vaijayanthi

January 7, 2015

Happy New Year! The first numeracy webinar in 2015 discusses an early grade mathematics program from a non-governmental organization in Karnataka, India.

Numeracy Webinar|Numeracy

Region: India

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  • Parent & Community Involvement/Support

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Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

Parent and Community Support for Early Grade Reading

By: Yvonne Cao, Aparna Ramesh

December 11, 2014

This December workshop and webinar, hosted by The Global Reading Network in collaboration with USAID, focuses on the importance of parental and community involvement research in early grade reading.

Parental and Community Involvement|Parents|early grade reading|Community Engagement

Region: Global

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  • Policy and finance

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Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

How to Support Numeracy Learning in Low Income Countries?

By: Bill Atweh

December 3, 2014

This webinar is based on the findings of a report on numeracy in low-income countries. The presentation will argue that while it is possible and essential to learn from the experience and evidence produced in one context, uncritically generalizing across contexts is counter-productive.

Numeracy|Numeracy Webinar|Policy

Region: Global

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  • Policy and finance
  • Mathematics/Numeracy

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Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

Reporting on the Landscape Review of mNumeracy in Early Grades in Low- and Middle-Income Countries

By: Garth Spencer-Smith, Nicky Roberts, Anuragini Nagar

November 5, 2014

Wondering what's going on in mNumeracy around the world? Speakers from Ukufunda Education Consulting and Kelello Consulting present key findings of the landscape review of mNumeracy in early grades in low- and middle-income countries released in October. Sesame Street’s mNumeracy project Play 'n Learn which contributed to the research is also presented.

Numeracy|Policy|Numeracy Webinar

Region: Global

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  • Mathematics/Numeracy

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Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

Sesame Street: Promoting Early Math for Little Learners Around the World

By: Abigail Bucuvalas, Autumn Zitani

October 8, 2014

The October Numeracy webinar will focus on Sesame Street: Promoting Early Math for Little Learners Around the World. The webinar will emphasize the development of math content for pre-primary learners, with the caveat that early primary grade children frequently watch the Sesame co-productions in developing countries. The presenters will discuss the challenge of adapting best practices for diverse contexts, including the adaptation of the US educational framework for global use.  

Numeracy Webinar|Numeracy

Region: Global

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