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Innovations

imoves
imoves - https://imoves.com/ - is a teacher-led digital platform designed to promote, encourage and assist teachers to integrate active learning into everyday curricul...
Active Learning, Active School, Be active, Curriculum Tools and Resources, Literacy, Mathematics, Mental Wellbeing, Physical Education, Science
68 views
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...
English, ESL, Literacy, Remedial
26 views
Clicker
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.
Accessibility, EdTech, Literacy, Reading, SEND, Technology, Writing
156 views
Book Dash
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...
Early Childhood Education, Literacy
96 views
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...
childrens learning, Literacy, Perseverance, Resilience, Self-confidence, Strengths-based
36 views
The Economist Educational Foundation
We enable inspiring discussions about the news in, and between, schools.
Critical Thinking, Current Affairs, fake news, Literacy, Media Literacy, News literacy, Oracy
91 views
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...
Academic Advancement, After School Activities, Bilingual, Culture, Empowerment, ESL, Language Development, Latino, Latinx, Literacy, Social Emotional Learning, Spanish
304 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...
App, Child development, Digital Citizenship, digital literacy, EdTech, Family Engagement, Literacy, Self-confidence, Social skills
348 views
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 ...
Ethics, finland, Interdisciplinary, Interdisciplinary Studies, Literacy, Literature, Social Sciences, social studies, Technology
151 views
Stones2Milestones
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...
Digital Reading, English, English Learning, Improved Reading Comprehension, Literacy, Reading, Reading Will Skill, Storytelling
144 views
Chatta
Chatta was designed to help young children develop ‘oral narrative competence’, the biggest indicator of future writing competence. Based on research relating to what ...
Early Childhood Education, Literacy, Modern Foreign Languages, Resources, SEND, Special Educational Needs
920 views
Night Zookeeper
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...
Assessment, Assessment, Creativity, Game Based Learning, Language, Lesson plans, Literacy, Self Directed Learning
2 616 views
Talking Stickers
Bringing words to life – improve language skills for children to be ready for primary school.
Developing economy, Evidence Based, Family Engagement, Language, Literacy, Play
2 671 views
Lexplore
Through eyetracking and artificial intelligence Lexplore makes it possible to identify children with dyslexia in time, allowing for effective early intervention.
Assessment, Assessment, Equity, Literacy, SEN
1 596 views
Pobble
Pobble makes writing ridiculously exciting. Its global community motivates children to write, by turning every pupil into a published author.
Assessment, Assessment, Literacy, Motivation, Open Educational Resource, Platform, Teacher Development, Technology
1 812 views
onecourse
onecourse is onebillion's response to the global education challenge: a comprehensive, personalised learning software, which enables children anywhere in the world to ...
App, Developing economy, Equity, Evidence Based, Literacy, Math, Numeracy, Personalized Learning, Self Directed Learning, Technology
1 977 views
10 Minute Plays
Creating 10 Minute Plays to develop understanding and knowledge of the humanities.
Drama, History, Interdisciplinary, Literacy, Performance, Project Based Learning, Role Play, Theatre
1 785 views
Worldreader
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...
App, Equity, Gender Equity, Literacy, Reading, Technology
1 397 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...
Assessment, Assessment, Critical Thinking, Equity, Inquiry Based Learning, Lesson plans, Literacy, Oracy
2 755 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...
Blended Learning, Collaborative Learning, Evidence Based, Inquiry Based Learning, Literacy, Media Literacy, Open Educational Resource, Oracy
3 957 views
Newsela
An instructional content platform that brings together engaging, accessible content with integrated assessments and insights to supercharge reading engagement and lear...
Differentiation, Formative Assessment, Literacy, News, Non Fiction, Reading, Real World Learning
4 158 views

Media

26.4.2018
article
865 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...
6.7.2018
article
2 431 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...
31.1.2017
news
459 views
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...
4.9.2017
article
587 views
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...
4.12.2017
article
960 views
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...
9.1.2018
news
583 views
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...
31.1.2018
article
876 views
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...
8.2.2018
article
1 658 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...
8.2.2018
article
689 views
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!
26.1.2018
article
1 113 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...
17.1.2019
article
1 950 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 ...