Omat työkalut

LEARNING TO READ IN AFRICA

 

SEMINAR ON RESEARCH AND PRACTICE

When: Saturday, September 10, 2016 at 11­-13.

Where: University of Jyväskylä, Agora Center, Lea Pulkkinen hall (Mattilanniemi 2)

Please register by email: tiedotus@nmi.fi

The seminar is free of charge. All interested are welcome to join.

Introduction: Facts and figures about learning to read in Africa - specifically in Zambia
UNESCO Professor Heikki Lyytinen

The alarming situation with literacy learning in Zambia. Recent research findings
Francis Sampa, Read to Succeed, Zambia

Supporting struggling readers in rural Zambia with GraphoGame
Emma Ojanen, University of Jyväskylä, Agora Center

How to identify and help African children with dyslexia
Jonathan Munachaka, University of Zambia

Conclusion and future directions
Ulla Richardson, University of Jyväskylä, Agora Center

Discussion