Read guidance, learning summaries, evidence trends, and country reflections from USAID and its partners.
Reading & Literacy
Increasing Availability of the Books Children Love, Understand, and Can Use to Learn to Read
Despite the fact that research has shown that instruction in the language children use and understand is key to effective learning, many educational systems around the world exclusively instruct young learners in languages that are not familiar to them.
February 13, 2019
USAID in Kenya: Serving as System Steward for Early Grade Learning
In 2010, Kenya faced a severe learning challenge. While nationally education received significant funding (23.7 percent of the government expenditure), the majority of funds went to salaries.
December 19, 2018