System enabling education officials to track book delivery throughout the system and enables parents, teachers, and local officials to receive an up-to-date information status of books.
Communications Technology, Hardware
Tracking & Tracing Books Prize
Reading Skill Targeted
Foundational, Pre-Reading, Reading, Reading Environment
World Education, Inc., Lifeline Nepal, Grameen Foundation and VOTO mobile
Global Reading Network's collection of resources for expanding book tracking initiatives, based on ACR GCD-funded initiatives by John Snow, Inc., and Community Systems Foundation.
Blogs and Media
Research and Resources
- A solution for tracking the delivery of books to schools using SMS and interactive voice recordings, smartphones for reading barcodes, and a web interface for data management.
- ACR GCD shares alpha field testing of software applications funded by the Tracking and Tracing Books prize competition to support the delivery of textbooks to schools in rural Malawi.
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Arlington, Virginia, USA