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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  • Resources for the Blind, Inc.

    Providing training and technology to create and upload accessible supplementary reading materials for students who are blind/low vision.

    Competition

    Grant Competition 2014

    Winner Status

    Winner

  • Sesame Workshop India Trust

    Providing families with a smartphone based mobile app, based on the Marathi dubbed version of Sesame Street, (Galli Galli Sim Sim), to promote mother-tongue literacy skills

    Competition

    Grant Competition 2014

    Winner Status

    Winner

  • SIL International

    Software solutions that allow authors to easily create and export texts in mother tongue languages (including sign languages)

    Competition

    Enabling Writers Prize

    Amount Awarded

    $100,000

    Winner Status

    Winner

  • Ustad Mobile

    Readability for eXeLearning helps writers make decodable and levelled readers for print, mobile, and feature phone distribution.

    Competition

    Enabling Writers Prize

    Amount Awarded

    $12,000

    Winner Status

    Finalist

  • Unleash Kids

    iLoominate allows a user to write books for beginning readers and publish them to a local digital library.

    Competition

    Enabling Writers Prize

    Amount Awarded

    $12,000

    Winner Status

    Finalist

  • John Snow, Inc

    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.

    Competition

    Tracking & Tracing Books Prize

    Amount Awarded

    $100,000

    Winner Status

    Winner

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