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Webinar: Understanding How Math Supports Reading, Pt 2

By: Tendolkar, Meera

September 28, 2017

The second Global Reading Network webinar for the month of August 2017, held on the 31st, featured Meera Tendolkar of the Pratham Education Foundation who described how her organization's Learning Camp program in India helps young students improve their basic reading and math skills.

Region: India

Topics

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

Resource Type

Teaching/Learning Materials

Reading Program Resources Submission Form

By: Multiple

September 8, 2017

Click here to download a form to submit your Reading Program Resources! The form is a fill-able PDF. Once you are satisfied with your entry, print a copy for your records before submitting the document to the GRN. Thank you!

Region: Global

Topics

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

Resource Type

Teaching/Learning Materials

Reading Program Online Submission Form

By: Multiple

September 8, 2017

Click here to download a form to submit your Reading Program information! The form is a fill-able PDF. Once you are satisfied with your entry, print a copy for your records before submitting the document to the GRN. Thank You!

Region: Global

Topics

  • Teacher assessment; Training and professional development – teachers

Resource Type

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

Topics

  • Teacher assessment; Training and professional development – teachers

Resource Type

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

Topics

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

Resource Type

Tools/Toolkits

Orthography Assessment Score Sheet

By: Richard Nzogi, Barbara Trudell, Agatha van Ginkel

July 1, 2017

This work sheet helps guide the assessment of a given language's orthography to judge its readiness to be used in the preparation of pedagogical materials. It covers thirteen parameters under the headings of Orthography Guide, Writing/Spelling Rules, and the Orthography and Community.

Orthography Assessment Score Sheet|Orthography|Orthography Assessment

Region - Global

Region: Global

Topics

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

Resource Type

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

Topics

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

Resource Type

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

Topics

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

Resource Type

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

Topics

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

Resource Type

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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