Family literacy videos project

Project Purpose (Vision of the Project)
To create videos that demonstrate familiy literacy practices and track the literacy and language development of children whose parents engage them in literacy rich practices

Who is the Target Community
Educators and parents

What is the scale of the project? (How many people does it benefit / Or how many communities does it involve / any other measure of scale)
300 copies of first DVD / video made and most sold or distributed. Second video shot and slightly stuck in editing phase

The life span of the project: When did it start? Does it have an end date in view?

2004 – ongoing

Evaluated impact or influence, or predicted potential impact
Positive feedback received from most who have seen the video; negative feedback from some who accuse us of trying to impose Western middle class habits on African families

What cooperation is there with other organisations in this outreach?
AV Centre UKZN Pmb

How is the research potential of the outreach being exploited?
Not yet

How many Students are involved in the Project


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