Documenting and collecting local sign languages and creating an open-content digital library of folktales offered in an interactive bilingual format
World Around You
Sign On For Literacy Prize
Reading Skill Targeted
Pre-Reading, Reading Environment
Up to $250,000
Philippine Federation of the Deaf, De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde
Open source software that enables communities to create literacy content in local and national sign languages to be shared via an open-content digital library of folktales.
Blogs and Media
Research and Resources
- All Children Reading: A Grand Challenge for Development announces five semi-finalists of the Sign On For Literacy prize. (Press release for deafblind or those with low vision).
- All Children Reading: A Grand Challenge for Development announces five semi-finalists of the Sign On for Literacy prize. (Press release in International Sign).
- Sign On for Literacy prize semi-finalist RIT's National Institute of the Deaf's innovation will document and collect local sign languages and create an open-content digital library of folktales.
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