Innovators

Explore ACR GCD’s community of more than 80 innovators to learn more about their creative solutions to get all children reading.

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  • Manos Unidas

    An interactive corpus of sign language words, a smartphone app, and a literacy outreach program for deaf children and their families

    Competition

    Sign On For Literacy Prize

    Amount Awarded

    Up to $250,000

    Winner Status

    Finalist

  • Enuma

    The Sign On For Literacy prize sought technology-based innovations that increase literacy outcomes for deaf children in low resource settings by providing greater access to sign languages, early grade

    Competition

    Sign On For Literacy Prize

    Amount Awarded

    $25,000

    Winner Status

    Semi-Finalist

  • Gallaudet University Motion Light Lab, Visual Language and Visual Learning

    SignShare, an open-source digital platform that enables users to create and share signed stories and resources.

    Competition

    Sign On For Literacy Prize

    Amount Awarded

    $25,000

    Winner Status

    Semi-Finalist

  • Asafeer Education Technologies

    100 inspiring STEM storybook templates and illustrations for Arabic speaking children and for global translation and use.

    Competition

    No Lost Generation Summit Tech Prize

    Amount Awarded

    $100,000

    Winner Status

    Winner

  • SIL LEAD, Inc.

    Enhancing Bloom software with accessibility features to allow users to create “born accessible” reading materials in underserved languages.

    Competition

    Book Boost: Access for All Challenge

    Amount Awarded

    $162,000

    Winner Status

    Winner

  • eKitabu

    Catalyzing the born accessible book chain to create a library of open source, accessible digital titles and providing an open standards based toolkit for local content developers.

    Competition

    Book Boost: Access for All Challenge

    Amount Awarded

    $162,000

    Winner Status

    Winner

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