Search by category Literacy
Progress at what cost?
An interdisciplinary unit designed for middle school students which combines learning from literacy, language, literature, history, psychology and social sciences, by ...
Children going to English medium schools in India are expected to learn, read and speak in English, a language that is aspirational yet alien to them and their surroun...
At a time when people are communicating more, but actually talking less, Chatta was designed to help young children develop ‘oral narrative competence’, the biggest in...
1 380 views
A digital learning tool that inspires children to create their own characters who live in a magical digital world. The focus is to improve writing skills through gamif...
3 075 views
Bringing words to life – improve language skills for children to be ready for primary school.
3 125 views
Through eyetracking and artificial intelligence Lexplore makes it possible to identify children with dyslexia in time, allowing for effective early intervention.
1 704 views
Pobble makes writing ridiculously exciting. Its global community motivates children to write, by turning every pupil into a published author.
2 076 views
onecourse is onebillion's response to the global education challenge: a comprehensive, personalised learning software, which enables children anywhere in the world to ...
2 333 views
10 Minute Plays
Creating 10 Minute Plays to develop understanding and knowledge of the humanities.
1 990 views
Worldreader is a global nonprofit championing digital reading in underserved communities to create a world where everyone can be a reader. They feature an extensive se...
1 680 views
Picture of the Day
A simple and effective way for students to practice important reading skills, such as observing, describing and making inferences, through analysing pictures rather th...
3 269 views
Self Organized Learning Environments
In Self Organized Learning Environments (SOLEs), small groups of children are given a big question as a provocation and left to use the internet to work together to an...
4 384 views
An instructional content platform that brings together engaging, accessible content with integrated assessments and insights to supercharge reading engagement and lear...
4 835 views
Message from Me
Message from Me (MfM) serves as a tool for young children to communicate with their families about their daily activities and learning experiences through the use of d...
SOY (Supporting Our Youth) Pittsburgh - Latino Community Center
SOY Pittsburgh is an evidence-based, bilingual PK-5th grade out-of-school time program that prepares students for success in school and life through academics, experie...
The Economist Educational Foundation
We enable inspiring discussions about the news in schools by providing educational news content, teacher training and resources. We also bring together schools from di...
The Literacy Pirates
The Literacy Pirates is an after-school, year-long learning programme devised and led by teachers. During the weekly session children aged 9 to 12 years old work to im...
Book Dash aims to address South Africa’s illiteracy crisis and provide for healthy early childhood development by flooding the country with books. We use an innovative...
Clicker is an award-winning literacy support tool designed to support and empower children of all abilities, from emergent readers and writers to struggling spellers.
Leaderacy - Leading Social Changes Through Literacy
We at MYReaders, empower children through community to solve the social challenge of illiteracy employing our structured and sustainable literacy programme specificall...
imoves - https://imoves.com/ - is a teacher-led digital platform designed to promote, encourage and assist teachers to integrate active learning into everyday curricul...
AniBooks for Early Grade Reading
The ‘AniBook’ concept was born out of a need to scale up children’s reading in India’s multilingual context, where a majority of families cannot afford to buy children...
Literacy & Communication Projects
Writing on a blank page is daunting for everyone. Bookform's page guides students to collect oral histories, stories & information, using voice-to-text (any language) ...
RightToRead is an initiative to take technology-enabled reading to millions in government schools across India and globally. RightToRead leverages ReadToMe®, a multi-s...
Led by secondary school students from Pueri Domus Bilingual School, Projeto Aprender offers Portuguese, mathematics, social studies, science and English lessons to adu...
Adaptive reading app designed for children aged 3 to 12 to learn to read in English - it provides carefully curated collection of stories, language honing activities, ...
People’s Action for Learning (PAL) Network
People’s Action for Learning Network (PAL Network) is a south-south partnership of 15 member organizations working across three continents to assess children’s basic r...
Dost Education empowers aspiring middle-income parents in India to improve their child’s early development and school success. Through widely available mobile technolo...
1 016 views
Positive Pick-Me-Ups: Bringing Maths and Literacy To One Billion Children
Fancy hearing some good news today? Read on to find out how one London-based non-profit is helping to teach children maths and literacy (in a totally fun and enga...
3 502 views
'Parents Really Matter' – How To Engage Parents In Education & Why You Should
Children growing up in poverty are already a year behind their wealthier counterparts by the age of three. However, there are still children who manage to o...
The Final 25 Finnish Projects Have Been Announced!
We are conducting an ambitious trialling of 100 Finnish projects in schools across Finland. Over the course of the next year, the final twenty-five projects will be practiced in schools and developed an...
Get Excited To Be Back-To-School: Quick Innovations That Can Revolutionize The Classroom
High on motivation but short on time, teachers can sometimes struggle to make those big changes they dream of in the classroom. But spici...
Take On The Giants of Education Maths and Literacy, Add A Little Fun
Literacy and maths – they’re the giants of education. Every school wants to do well in them and every student needs good grades in them for jobs and university applicatio...
Teacher Testimonials : How To Make Even Reluctant Students Into Published Creative Writers
Struggling to get your students engaged in creative writing (particularly the boys)? We hear how Pobble's innovative approach has impr...
The Tech Edit: 8 Ways To Introduce Worthwhile Tech Into The Classroom
Choosing which technology to incorporate into the classroom can be an overwhelming experience. Out of all the shiny products vying for your attention which should you ch...
1 848 views
What Do You Do When A Student Can't Write?
Reece thought he was bad at writing because he couldn't remember how to spell words and his handwriting was messy. But that's nothing to do with being a writer, writing is about imagination, passion and fun. We're t...
The Creative Writing Edit: 3 Ways To Get Kids Writing
Want to get every student excited about writing, no matter their literacy skills? We've found three ways to increase student motivation and invigorate literacy lessons!
1 159 views
The Innovators Providing Hope For A ‘Lost Generation’ Of Refugee Children
Millions of refugee children face a bleak future without access to education. These innovations are finding simple yet impactful ways to bring learning opportuni...
2 119 views
Why Media Literacy Should be Top of Every Educators Wish List in 2019
The gap between the 'real' world and education has been growing for decades, but it's never been as important as it is today to update our curriculums. In a world where ...