Publications – Programme reflection and evaluation

At Wordworks we are committed to reflecting on our work, improving our practice and sharing our learning. On this page we share our own reflective reports as well as those commissioned from independent evaluators.

Lessons from a 2015 pilot of the Every word counts Programme

Sets out the process of researching and developing the Every word counts programme and shares the findings of an evaluation of the training and resource package piloted in a non-ECD organisation that runs a home visiting programme.

Wordworks community interventions for early literacy learning

Gives an overview of our programmes in 2011 and discusses learnings and challenges.

Lessons on creating scale

Looks at what we have learned as we have tried to share the methodology of the Home-School Partnership Programme more widely.

Developing literacy through home visiting programmes

Looks at the impact of the partnership between Wordworks and the Foundation for Community Work, and the importance of a strong language and literacy component in home visiting programmes.