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The Importance of Reading Skills

Hot919 International Literacy Day Interview

Listen to the podcastOn the 6th of September 2016 Riana Robinson and Gavin Singh discussed International Literacy Day. To produce sense and awareness about the value of literacy and education, UNESCO announced to celebrate International Literacy Day on 8th of September every year. This was decided in 1965 and from 1966 to onwards, this day is celebrated each year on 8th September. 



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Ripple Reading is a registered Non-profit Organisation which focuses on reading skills of children within disadvantaged communities. Research indicates that a lack of role models and reading skills is related to the development of aggressive antisocial behaviour later in life.

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To assist disadvantaged schools by providing Literacy Training to all the identified children who are reading below their age appropriate level.



Our vision is a country where children can read with understanding on grade level.

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We (Nooitgedact Primary School) have been part of the Ripple Reading learning Programme for some time now (approx 2-3 years).  As head of the Department Foundation Phase I would like to thank everyone involved in their hard  work, dedication and MORE »

C. Allen

HOD Foundation Phase - Nooitgedact Primary School | October 3, 2016

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I just loved the idea of making a difference and the empowerment and sense of purpose given by ‘retired’ teachers – I really don’t know what your aspirations are for the organisation but wouldn’t it be lovely to ‘use’ retired MORE »

Val Witt

Principal - Crossroads School | May 4, 2015

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Dear Riana On behalf of myself and my spouse I would like to express our sincere gratitude for Brent’s new school shoes and socks! I am so moved with what you have done for Brent! Thank you very very much!! MORE »

Parent - | February 9, 2015