Halfway there, living on a prayer?

Halfway there, living on a prayer?

A necessary question I believe not all of us are asking ourselves, but the underlying presence is always there: where are we? Halfway there, or just living on a prayer? This question is important for all of us, whether it is regarding yourself, your spouse, or your...
WHAT IS PLACEME?

WHAT IS PLACEME?

PlaceMe rating is based on internationally acknowledged norms and standards for silent reading fluency. In eyebraingym, this is where your ‘GPS’ begins. We can plot a course to where you want to go once you know where you are. This might be your first step...
Let’s start at the beginning

Let’s start at the beginning

”Skilled reading is an art and teaching a child to read is a science.” In February, we looked at the importance of teaching a child to read by using the ‘science-of-reading’ approach. Reading is not just recognising symbols or reading and writing basic...
READING – How is it working so far?

READING – How is it working so far?

READING & READING Lockdown – paving the way to review archaic methods According to the 2016 PIRLS study, 78% of South African Grade 4 children cannot read for meaning in any language (all 11 languages were tested) . That is to say that they cannot locate and...
Facing COVID learning loss head-on

Facing COVID learning loss head-on

Facing COVID learning loss head-on Facing COVID learning loss head-on by Minda Marshall | EBG Blog Posts By Minda Marshall (Co-director Lectorsa) Lectorsa is a social impact business in education working to improve outcomes for students in their chosen career choices...