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Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

Reading Essentials

By: Helen Abadzi

January 1, 2014

This course presents reading from the perspective of cognitive science. It covers all aspects of basic literacy: from visual perception to automaticity, from teacher training to project implementation and selection of specialists.

Reading to Learn|Early literacy|Impact evaluations

Region: Global

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  • Policy Issues

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Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

Advocacy & Campaigning Course

By: Save the Children, Open University

January 1, 2014

This course will introduce you to how Save the Children campaigns and advocates for breakthroughs in the way the world treats children.

Advocacy|Communication

Region: Global

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  • Testing and Assessment
  • Numeracy

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Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

Assessing Students' Math Skills in 2 Minutes?

By: Nadia Nosworthy

May 8, 2013

What if it took teachers just 2 minutes to find out the level of a student’s math abilities? And to assess the risk of a student ending up with bad grades in math? This Global Partnership for Education’s May numeracy webinar explores a 2-minute early grade mathematics test developed by Nadia Nosworthy, a Ph.D. candidate in the Numerical Cognition Laboratory at Western University in Canada.

Numeracy Webinar

Region: Global, Cambodia

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  • Information and Communication Technology

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Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

Media, Muppets, and Math -- Numeracy Work at Sesame Workshop

By: Abby Bucuvalas

April 3, 2013

Imagine learning numbers, addition, subtraction, or fractions by watching a Muppets show! This is how the Sesame Workshop gets children around the world to learn and enjoy math. Learn more about the Sesame Workshop in this numeracy webinar featuring Abby Bucuvalas, assistant director of global education at the Sesame Workshop.

Numeracy Webinar

Region: Global

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  • Testing and Assessment
  • Numeracy

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Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

Going Inside Latin American Math & Science Classrooms

By: Emma Näslund-Hadley

March 6, 2013

In the March numeracy webinar, Dr. Emma Näslund-Hadley, Lead Education Specialist at the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), shares findings from a video study that went inside 582 sixth-grade math and science classrooms in three countries: Paraguay, the Dominican Republic, and the state of Nuevo Leon in Mexico. The study also looked at how inquiry-based learning influences classroom instruction.

Numeracy Webinar

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  • Testing and Assessment

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Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

Education Survey Course

By: RTI International

January 1, 2010

The Education Survey Course was a one week introductory course on education surveys and statistics that had two primary goals. First, it sought to train education officials on how to design and carry out education surveys to collect baseline or monitoring data.

Ministry of Education|Impact evaluations

Region: Global

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