March 2, 2016

A Second Chance: Remedial Reading in Egypt

Written by Rebecca Stone, American Institutes for Research

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Many Egyptian students are missing out on foundational literacy skills in the early grades while older students are being promoted into the upper grades without having acquired such skills. In this video, AIR literacy specialist Rebecca Stone talks about how AIR developed a remedial reading and writing program and a literacy teacher-training program to address the need in Egypt. 

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