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Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

Webinar: Reading in Fragile States, Part 2

By: Smith, Kimberly Dr., Maheen, Shahida, Bozdar, Daman

July 19, 2017

Violence. Exclusion. War. These are just some of the situations children in fragile states face. July's Global Reading Network webinar series spotlights the critical issue of how to teach children to read in such difficult environments.

Region - North Africa, Middle East

Region: Global, Pakistan

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  • Teacher assessment; Training and professional development – teachers

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Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

Webinar: Reading in Fragile States, Part 1

By: Hirsch-Ayari, Susan, Sinclair, Margaret

July 5, 2017

As part of its ongoing efforts to provide members of the Community of Practice with valuable professional development information, the Global Reading Network (GRN) offered two webinars in July 2017 spotlighting the topic of early grade reading in fragile states

Region: Global

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  • Teacher assessment; Training and professional development – teachers
  • Teaching and learning materials
  • Technology

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Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

Webinar: e-Materials & Technology in Reading 05.24.17

By: Lewis, Carrie, Pappu, Nagaraju, Kothari, Brij, Bloome, Anthony

May 24, 2017

Explore the opportunities and challenges for e-Materials and Technology in India and Zambia. Your guides: Carrie Lewis, Sr. Project Dir., EDC-Zambia; and Nagaraju Pappu EkStep's Chief Learning Scientist in India.

Region: Global, Zambia, India

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  • Teacher assessment; Training and professional development – teachers
  • Teaching and learning materials
  • Technology

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Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

Webinar: e-Materials & Technology in Reading 05.10.17

By: Lowe, Zev, Shah, Purvi, Zavala, Melody

May 10, 2017

GRN's May 2017 webinar series looks at a timely topic: e-Materials & Technology. Panelists are: Zev Lowe, Senior Director of Global Insights at Worldreader; Purvi Shah, Head of Digital Projects at Pratham Books; and Melody Zavala, Director of Books for Asia at The Asia Foundation.

Region: Global

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  • Teacher assessment; Training and professional development – teachers
  • Language
  • Classroom Observation

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Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

Webinar: Coaching on a Micro Level

By: Kinyanjui, Esther, Jepkemei, Dr. Evelyn, Ong'ele, Salome

April 19, 2017

GRN's 2nd webinar of April 2017 focused on coaching on a micro level as we explored RTI's model in use in Kenya. With us were: Esther Kinyanjui, Tusome National Coordinator, based at the Ministry of Education; Dr.

Region: Kenya

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  • Teacher assessment; Training and professional development – teachers
  • Language

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Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

Webinar: Coaching on a Macro Level

By: Harden, Karon, Koester, Emily, Thomsen, Kerri

April 5, 2017

The Global Reading Network hosted a webinar on April 5, 2017 to share with its Community of Practice members coaching models of three organizations. Providing the insight was: Karon Harden (RTI), Emily Koesdter (FHI360) and Kerri Thomsen (Room to Read).

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  • Teacher assessment; Training and professional development – teachers
  • Assessment and testing

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Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

Post-CIES 2017 Webinar Discussion With The Global Reading Network

By: Friedlander, Elliott, Raikes, Abbie, Thompson, Sylvia

March 22, 2017

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  • Language
  • Teaching and learning materials
  • Reading - early primary

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Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

Webinar on Landscape Report on Early Grade Literacy

By: Kim, Young-Suk Grace, Boyle, Helen N

January 12, 2017

The issue of literacy---     especially in the early grades-has garnered much-needed attention globally in the last dec

Webinar on Landscape Report on Early Grade Literacy

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  • Teacher assessment; Training and professional development – teachers
  • Language

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Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

Implementing Mother Tongue Instruction in the Real World: Results from a medium-scale randomized controlled trial in Kenya

By: Piper, Benjamin

November 30, 2016

Research in sub-Saharan Africa investigating the effect of mother tongue (MT) literacy instruction at medium scale is limited. A randomized controlled trial of MT literacy instruction was implemented in 2013 and 2014 as part of the Primary Mathematics and Reading (PRIMR) Initiative in Kenya.

Mother Tongue

Region - East South Africa

Region: Kenya

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  • Teacher assessment; Training and professional development – teachers
  • Assessment and testing

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Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

Webinar on The Untapped Potential of Supporting Learning Outside School: Evidence from a Randomized Control Trial in Rwanda

By: Friedlander, Elliott Friedlander , da Silva, Carol

October 26, 2016

If educators around the world want to address the learning crisis most effectively, they must help learners beyond the school walls.

Literacy Boost|Rwanda|Webinar

Region - East South Africa

Region: Rwanda

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