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International Mother Language Day
Innovator Spotlight Webinar – February 19, 2015Watch Now
Whiz Kids Workshop presents about using media to promote and improve early grade reading in Ethiopia. Tsehai Loves Learning TV and radio program is broadcast nationally each week. The show is adapted to different mother tongue children books and reaches children in classrooms. You’ll also hear about grantee Friends of Matènwa‘s impressive early grade literacy project in Haiti that used the Mother Tongue Books methodology to help children create books they want to read.
International Day of Persons With Disabilities
Innovator Spotlight Webinar – December 3, 2014Watch Now
Save the Children shares the challenges and successes of targeting a reading program to children with learning disabilities in Sri Lanka. You’ll also hear from grantee, Perkins International, whose innovation has directly impacted the lives of children who are blind and those with low vision through four key areas: training of teachers in three schools practicing inclusive education for the blind and those with low vision, family and community engagement, distribution of assistive devices and repair of Perkins Braillers.
Innovator Spotlight Webinar – October 7, 2014Watch Now
Sesame Workshop Initiatives India shares about their Learn to Read – Read to Learn content, learning cycle and the use of digital media to enhance a child’s learning experience. World Education discusses implementing an integrated early grade reading pilot project in Cambodia – from developing benchmarks for the national reading textbooks to using those benchmarks to provide targeted reading interventions for struggling students, including the development of a Khmer language mLearning application that corresponds with the benchmarks.
Propelling University Innovation for Reading Webinar
International Literacy Day – September 8, 2014Watch Now
This webinar highlights university engagement in innovation and features presentations from the following organizations:
- Higher Education Solutions Network (HESN) – the role of HESN and university involvement in innovation, including highlights of innovative HESN grantees
- Berkeley University – Announcement of NEW university-only competition
- USAID – promising practices from All Children Reading Round 1 and Mobiles for Reading Landscape Review
- Arizona State University – game-based approaches to improving literacy
Innovator Spotlight Webinar – August 5, 2014Watch Now
Hear how Lubuto Library Project is pioneering mother-tongue materials to teach Zambian children to read using a low-cost digital platform at national scale. Georgia State University’s Project PAL South Africa shares how they are committed to increasing reading achievement among foundation phase learners and enhancing teachers’ conceptual and pedagogical knowledge of literacy development.