REF – 3rd Partners Meeting in Rezekne, Latvia


At the beginning of June 2016 in Rezekne, Latvia partners of the project REF – Reading with Ease and Fun had their third project meeting. The meeting was hosted by Rezekne Academy of Technololies.

The participants reported the progress of the project activities up to the point, with special attention on the materials developed by partners for the teacher training course (Output 1). The tasks for the summer period were also discussed in details.

Partners visited a logopaedic kindergarten in Rezekne where they could learn more about the work of the pre-school pedagogues with children who has speech and/or learning difficulties; got to know more about the materials, methods and techniques the pedagogues use and the challenges they face on everyday basis.

Partners visited as well the laboratory of diagnosis and correction of learning difficulties that is functioning in the University. The hosts showed to the partners how to use the equipment, provided information about individual programs (developed depending on the degree of difficulty) and the effect of working with children with learning disabilities.