Literacy policy in Árborg
In the literacy policy of Árborg Municipality the main focus and objectives of literacy are outlined. Literacy is one of the fundamental pillars of education and includes reading, speaking, writing and listening.
Each school implements the policy through diverse and individualised teaching methods. The policy describes various criteria for language development, phonological awareness, vocabulary, reading speed and reading comprehension. It is emphasised that parents are actively involved in their children's learning in cooperation with schools and parents' associations in Árborg Municipality with the aim of ensuring school improvement and the best possible learning outcomes and welfare of students.