Presentations and related material

The following World Literacy Summit presenters have approved their materials to be shared amongst delegates, colleagues and friends. This list is sorted alphabetically by surname.  Presentations are added daily – watch this space!


Helen Abadzi - Which reading methods give the best value for money


David Archer - Global Policy - Progress and challenged from CONFINTEA


David Archer - International benchmarks on adult literacy


David Archer - The evolution of the Reflect Approach


Aicha Bah Diallo - FAWE Gender responsive interventions


Michael Bitz et al- Comics Go Global


Brenda Bigland - Why read together with your child


Brenda Bigland - Learning and teaching guide


Brenda Bigland - Parental Involvement


Brenda Bigland - Ensuring good progress in literacy


Margaret Clark - Literacies in and for a Changing World


Luis Crouch - Literacy, the entry point into elusive quality goals


Luke Dickens & Douglas Lonie - Tuned in or turned off, how music and lyrics engage young people at risk


Patricia Edwards - Expanding Opportunities to Address Urban Illiteracy


John Fallon - Opening Ceremony Speech


Jean Gross - The long term cost of literacy difficulties


David Harvey - Literacy for Social Change- A participatory model for literacy in action


Cory Heyman - Room to Read's experience supporting literacy


Clotilde Houchon et al - New Literacies, new urbanisms, new citizens


James Jackson - Impact of stress on literacy development in children living in urban environments


Sandra Land - Literacy in the dragon mountains of KwaZulu-Natal


Libby Limbrick - Are gains from early literacy intervention sustained over time


Kate Lloyd-Morgan - KnowZone


Corinne McComb - The roles of digital resources in scaling-up the Early Grade Reading Program


Mary-Ruth Mendel - Practical solutions for teaching reading and writing in english and aboriginal first languages


Emmanuel Mgqwashu - Reflexive pedagogy for reading across the curriculum


Kelvin Mutugi - Opening Ceremony Speech


Esther Newlin-Haus - Home-based literacy tutoring for preschoolers at risk of school failure


Helen Pinnock - Reading inside the classroom and out


Patrick Plonski - Providing books for schools and libraries in Africa


Diane Prouty - What about the textbooks


Diane Prouty & Corinne McComb - The role of digital resources in scaling-up the EGRP


Julie Ruel - Literacy and inclusion, A shared responsibility


Jean-Jacques Schul - Domestic Workers


Jean-Jacques Schul - Stopping Malaria in Africa, the right road


Rebecca Sweetman - TutuDesk Campaign


Pamela Snow - Oral language competence and the transition to literacy


Guy Trainin & Kathleen Wilson - Increasing literacy across contexts using online delivery


UK and Europe round table discussion points


Agatha van-Ginkel - Effective literacy programs and independent reading in sub-Saharan Africa


Vera Vojtova & Jiri Nemec - Challenging literacy at-risk children at school for all


Radka Wildová - Reading literacy and ways to support its development


Steve Willshaw - Rooted in Reading research report


Steve Willshaw - Rooted in Reading

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Jesper Wohlert - Training of qualified teachers


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