- ACR GCD in the News // Latin American Herald Tribune // January 1, 2013
USAID Launches Reading Project for Young Students in HaitiThe U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) has launched a project to promote reading among young students in Haiti.
- ACR GCD in the News // FHI360 Blog // January 1, 2013
Malawi Timawerenga! We Can Read!Timawerenga! We Can Read! responds to the critical need for sufficient quantities of low-cost, appropriate and effective mother-tongue reading materials for primary school students in grades 1 and 2.
- ACR GCD in the News // Ghana News Agency // December 6, 2012
USAID and Partners launch programme to improve early grade readingThe U.S. Deputy Chief of Mission in Ghana, Pat Alsup, launched the initiative with a forum where the All Children Reading Grand Challenge awardees for Ghana presented their winning concepts.
A Helping Hand for Mother-Tongue TextsImagine how difficult it would have been for you to learn to read if, upon entering school, the only books available were written in a foreign language.
The Bollywood Solution: Making Reading ‘Inescapable’Much of television programming aimed at young people has earned a dubious reputation for turning the minds of the world’s children into wastelands.
Alphabet Boot CampAt 8 a.m. in the Indian state of Bihar, 25 children gather in a playing field. A bright yellow banner bearing the Pratham Education Foundation’s logo is prominently rolled out at the site.