Ustad Mobile

Dubai, United Arab Emirates   |   For profit

Mobile phones with Readability for eXeLearning software

Project/Innovation Name
Readability for eXeLearning

Prize
Enabling Writers
Finalist

Prize Amount
$12,000

Organization Website
http://www.ustadmobile.com/



Prize Competition Summary
The development of software solutions that allow authors to easily create and export texts in mother tongue languages to help early-grade students learn to read.

Innovation
Readability for eXeLearning

Innovation Summary
This open source software helps writers make both decodable and levelled readers for learners. It can produce output for print and mobile, including on low cost feature phones. Over half the world use alternative punctuation to end sentences: this is recognized and supported by the software when calculating statistics such as sentence length. (Top left photo credit: United Nations Assistance Mission to Afghanistan (UNAMA)).



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