Global Network Meeting Videos and Powerpoint pdfs

Past Meetings

  • Feb 13, 2020 –      Maternity hospital and Health Clinic bookgifting
  • Nov 20, 2019 –     Best practice quality bookgifting
  • Sept 12, 2019 –    Using volunteers, and community invigoration
  • June 11, 2019 –    Multilingual provision and Diversity
  • March 28, 2019 – Trial meeting: Bookstart in Belgium and in Japan
  • March 21, 2019 – Trial meeting: Better Beginnings Western Australia, and Bookstart Netherlands

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Powerpoints from meetings

Feb 2020 – Maternity hospital and Health Clinic bookgifting

Nov 2019 – Best practice quality bookgifting

Sept 2019 – Using volunteers, and community invigoration

June 2019 – Multilingual provision and Diversity

March 2019 – Trial meetings

Videos

Videos of Presentations from meetings

20 November 2019 meeting – Best practice quality bookgifting

Catriona Wallace: Scottish Book Trust –  ‘Quality Bookgifting: a recent impact study and learning what works’
Marijke Bos: Boekstart Netherlands, Dutch Reading Foundation (Stichting Lezen) – ‘Improving the quality of bookgifting.’
Jennifer Luk: BookTrust, UK – ‘Using Bookstart with families: our programme best practice guidance’

12 September 2019 meeting – Using volunteers, and community invigoration

 
Ahn, Chan-soo: Bookstart Korea – Reading Promotion for Children in Korea: Using volunteers, and community invigoration
Izumi Satou: Bookstart Japan – Working with volunteers and community invigoration
Laurence McLaughlin: Books4Babies, Ireland – Encouraging voluntary involvement and community participation

11 June 2019 launch meetingMultilingual provision and Diversity

Annie Crombie: BookTrust, UK: Welcome on behalf of EU Read, and working group
 
Olivia Crill: BookTrust UK –  ‘Bookstart for English as an Additional Language (EAL) literature review and initial pilot results’
Carol McDougall: Read to me! Nova Scotia – ‘Addressing the language needs of First Nations communities. Nurturing new generations of Mi’kmaq speakers.’
Izumi Satou: Bookstart Japan – ‘Bookstart in Japan: Support for non Japanese Speakers’
Discussion on Wordless Books

28 March 2019 Trial Meeting

Lotte Baert: ‘Boekstart Flanders update and professionalisation’
Izumi Satou: ‘Bookstart in Japan: A sustainable structure for self motivated programmes.’
21 March 2019 Trial Meeting
Linda Thorne: ‘Better Beginnings, Partnerships’
Marijke Bos: ‘Boekstart in the Netherlands, Growth and development of an established programme’