Mobilizing community members to submit favorite local stories and folktales and distributing the stories, along with comprehension questions, to early grade students and their families via SMS.
Makhalidwe Athu (“Our Way of Staying”)
Grant Competition 2014
Reading Skill Targeted
ACR GCD-funded innovator Creative Associates shares how it developed its innovative approach for creating mobile stories to address literacy challenges in rural Zambia.
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- A summary on the impact and potential for scale of four ACR GCD-funded innovator projects focused on improving the engagement of families and communities in children's reading.
- ACR GCD-funded innovator Creative Associates shares more about its 18-month Makhalidwe Athu project to improve the reading skills of more than 1,200 students in Zambia's eastern province.
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