The New Zealand Ministry of Education is inviting applications for funding to implement the Early Reading Together® programme.
For those in the Early Childhood Education sector in New Zealand, the following information was published in the Ministry of Education Early Learning Bulletin | He Pānui Kōhungahunga | Update – 18 August 2022:
Applications open for Early Reading Together®
Early learning services, puna reo, kōhanga reo and playgroups can apply for funding to deliver Early Reading Together®.
Early Reading Together® is a strengths-based, literacy intervention that supports parents and whānau to learn strategies to positively support their children’s reading at home. It runs over three workshops (1 hour 15 minutes in length).
The programme has the same strong basis in research evidence as Reading Together® Te Pānui Ngātahi and provides a solid foundation for literacy development for pre-schoolers and five-year-olds.
How to apply
To start the process, request an application form by emailing email@example.com ...
For more information, visit the Early Reading Together® website:
Early Reading Together® programme – The Biddulph Group
The following information was published in the Ministry of Education Early Learning Bulletin | He Pānui Kōhungahunga | Update – 20 July 2023:
Early Reading Together®: Applications now open
Reading Together® Te Pānui Ngātahi is a strengths-based series of workshops for parents and whānau to support their children’s reading at home. Families taking part in Reading Together® will also receive sets of books to read with their children and practice the strategies they learned from the workshops.
Interested in offering Early Reading Together® in 2023/24?
Applications for funding are now open. Early learning services will have 10 weeks to deliver the programme if their application is successful.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org to find out more and apply.
Note: A reminder about Early Reading Together® Applications for 2023/24 was published in the Ministry of Education Early Learning Bulletin | He Pānui Kōhungahunga | Update – 31 August 2023 and the Early Learning Bulletin | He Pānui Kōhungahunga | Update – 26 October 2023.
Posted: Tuesday 7 November 2023