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Project/Innovation Name
Padhne. De

Prize
Big Ideas@Berkeley - Mobiles for Reading
3rd Place

Prize Amount
$7,500



Prize Competition Summary
Seeking novel, mobile technology-based innovations to enhance early grade reading scores in developing countries. May also adapt or apply existing mobile-based technologies in new and innovative ways.

Innovation
Padhne. De

Innovation Summary
Padhne.De takes an existing interactive voice response model for community communication and allows older students to record short readings and micro-lesson plans, complementing children’s existing modes of instruction, like teachers, tutors, and textbooks.

Collaborators/Partners
Laurent Arribe, Vibhore Vardan, Laura Desmond-Black, Timothy Meyers, Shomik Sarkar, Hasnain Nazar


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