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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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  • Teacher assessment; Training and professional development – teachers

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Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

Nigeria Reading and Access Research Activity May 2014 Instruments

By: RTI International 

August 21, 2014

In May and June 2014, the Nigeria Reading and Access Research Activity (RARA) and the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) administered the early grade reading assessment (EGRA) in Hausa and English to 3,803 pupils in Jigawa, Kaduna, Kano, and Katsina states.

EGRA|RARA|Reading|Multi-languages|multilingualism

Region: Nigeria

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  • Assessment and testing
  • Scaling Up/Scalability

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Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

Lot Quality Assurance Sampling and Its Pilot Application in Ghana

By: RTI International

July 9, 2014

A presentation on "Using Lot Quality Assurance Sampling to Monitor Impact of Early Grade Reading Programs" presented by Amy Mulcahy-Dunn and Joe Valadez.

early grade reading|Impact evaluations

Region: Ghana

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  • Mathematics/Numeracy

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Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

Formative Design in the Development of Primary Mathematics Materials in Liberia and Kenya

By: Linda Akach, Yasmin Sitabkhan

June 4, 2014

The June numeracy webinar looks at Formative Design in the Development of Primary Mathematics Materials in Liberia and Kenya.

Numeracy Webinar

Region: Kenya, Liberia

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  • Scaling Up/Scalability
  • Policy and finance

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Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

Communication for Behavior Change to Support Early Grade Reading

By: RTI International

May 15, 2014

This webinar discusses two overarching themes for the behavior change communication (BCC) activity under Education Data for Decision Making (EdData II), Task Order 20.

Behavior Change Communication|Literacy|Research

Region: Global

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  • Technology
  • Mathematics/Numeracy

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Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

Using Mobile Devices for Numeracy in Pakistan

By: Dr. Imran Zualkernan 

February 4, 2014

The February numeracy webinar, led by Dr. Imran Zualkernan and Ms. Sehar Taimoor, explains the theory of change that stipulates that numeracy in marginalized communities can be improved by a holistic real-time approach with a tight feedback loop that addresses children, parents and the community simultaneously.

Numeracy|ICT

Region: Pakistan

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  • Mathematics/Numeracy

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Event Recordings, Materials, and E-Courses

Numeracy COP Monthly Webinar

By: Save the Children/GIZ

February 1, 2014

The Numeracy Community of Practice hosts periodic webinars on different topics related to Numeracy and Learning.

Numeracy Webinar

Region: Global

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

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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 and finance

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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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  • Assessment and testing
  • Mathematics/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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