College of Education / Information Section…………… Dr. Ethar Abdul Mohsen al-Mayahi, a professor at the College of Education at the University of Kufa, participated in a virtual dialogue seminar on shared reading. The seminar was held by Pillar Center for crisis management, International arbitration and scientific research, London.
Al-Mayahi stated that the seminar dealt with several discussions about reading and its importance, shared reading and its effectiveness, multimedia and electronic books, techniques used and their effectiveness, and personal experiences of mothers. She added that the seminar was shared with two university professors from the University of Lebanon.
Dr. al-Mayahi pointed out that reading is a cognitive activity represented in understanding, analyzing, criticizing and processing written information to build its meaning, as well as special strategies for developing reading and stimulating methods for students and children to make reading the most attractive option.