Rural areas face a double burden in securing traditional and digital literacy Photo: Pixabay
Av: Emily Elderfield och Larissa Lachmann
Living in rural areas can hugely affect children’s chances of completing education; UNICEF estimates that children in rural areas are more than twice as likely to not attend school compared to their urban peers. Luckily, travelling libraries are one way to ensure that people can enjoy reading, regardless of where they live.
27 april, 2021, Chronicle, English, Magazine
The ‘XO’ Laptop aims to connect children across the world to new educational opportunities. Photo: One Laptop Per Child, Flickr.
Av: Siobhán Coskeran
New technologies have the potential to provide educational opportunities in underprivileged contexts. Examples from India, however, show that it is not only innovative technologies that are important, but innovative uses of technology.
6 mars, 2019, English, Long read, Magazine