The Kyrgyz Republic is building momentum to improve how reading is taught and increase the availability of age-appropriate reading materials nationwide.
Final Report: USAID Quality Reading Program–Time to Read .
Project Report | February 1, 2021
This final report summarizes the achievements of the Kyrgyz Republic Quality Reading Program–Time to Read (TTR) which improved reading outcomes for primary grade students in the Kyrgyz Republic.
Between October 2016 and March 2021, the USAID Quality Reading Program–Time to Read (TTR) made substantial progress in improving the early grade reading environment in the Kyrgyz Republic. TTR worked hand-in-hand with the Kyrgyz Ministry of Education and Science to improve literacy outcomes through a comprehensive program targeting primary grade students, teachers, school directors, librarians, and community members in all oblasts nationwide. TTR distributed 1.5 million books to 900 schools in the Kyrgyz Republic. This final report summarizes the achievements and outcomes of TTR.