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Award-winning educational apps for young children in local languages, and the first ever African Apps featured in the AppStore.

Xander Educational Apps

South Africa
Our founder believes mother-tongue learning is best for young children and has created a range of award-winning, educational, mobile apps to give parents peace of mind in the digital age. Children can now engage with healthy technology, learn in their own language, and have fun at the same time. Xander apps support privacy and high-quality, they are free from in-app purchases and advertising.
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Xander Educational Apps

““We want to raise our children so that they can take a sense of pleasure in both their own heritage and the diversity of others.” ”

Fred Rogers

Our founder believes mother-tongue learning is best for young children and has created a range of award-winning, educational, mobile apps to give parents peace of mind in the digital age. Children can now engage with healthy technology, learn in their own language, and have fun at the same time.

Choose from a variety of apps including 123, Shapes & Colours, Spelling, and many more to develop fine-motor skills, sorting, matching, rhyming, literacy, numeracy, and pattern recognition. Download apps in Afrikaans, English, Zulu, Xhosa, Tswana, Sotho, Swahili or Shona.

Xander apps support privacy and high-quality, they are free from in-app purchases and advertising.

Behind Xander lies a story of a chartered-accountant-mother-of-three-young-children-turned-app-creator who has built a team of local, specialists in software engineering, education, and graphic design, to realize a dream of creating high quality, vernacular app for local children.

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3 - 10
Age Group
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Children/Users
1
Country
2014
Established
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Organisation
150
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iOS or Android device An internet connection (for initial download)
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