Worldreader’s favorite videos

A student, a teacher and a publisher in Kenya talk about how the 300 books held on a Worldreader e-reader are easy to carry, last longer, and are accessible and affordable to all, which has a big impact on education. Read a transcript.

Worldreader Mobile is a mobile reading application that is designed and optimized for low-end feature phones to help make books and reading materials accessible to mobile phone users. Read a transcript.

One girl’s voice rising from the slums of Kibera talks about how her Worldreader e-reader increases her access to books and helps her to learn more. Read a transcript.

One student and aspiring writer, Okanta Kate, talks about how the Worldreader e-reader helped her to realize that women can be great writers, and motivated her to become one too. Read a transcript.

Let’s Help Worldreader and Barca Send 1 Million E-books to Africa! Barcelona soccer stars help motivate the children to read by communicating to kids through e-readers. Read a transcript.

Two students in Worldreader’s e-reader program in Ghana describe what they want to be when they grow up. By providing books to children and their friends, Worldreader is helping kids to achieve their dreams. Read a transcript.

Sarah, a teacher in Ghana, describes the impact of Worldreader’s e-readers on her students’ reading. Read a transcript.

After just 6 months, Worldreader’s students in Ghana are testing better on reading comprehension… but see for yourself the effect e-readers are having on fluency and diction. Read a transcript.

In November 2010, Worldreader began the first-ever large-scale pilot of e-readers in the developing world, putting local books and Kindles into the hands of 500 teachers and students. This is what happened. Read a transcript.

This video highlights the work done by David Risher of Worldreader, a winner of the 2011 Integral Fellows award. The Microsoft Alumni Foundation Celebration 2011 recognizes the philanthropic efforts of its members and related nonprofit organizations. Held on November 16, 2011 at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, it was a time when former Microsoft employees reconnected with one another celebrated the winners of the 2011 Integral Fellows award, a $25,000 unrestriced grant to their agency. Read a transcript.

Worldreader’s mission is to unlock the potential of millions of children in the developing world through the use of electronic books and e-readers. We’re transforming the way the developing world reads. Read a transcript.

Worldreader is replacing 1 book per 3 children with 3,500 e-books per child. Read a transcript.

Charitable giving: give the book lover in your life the gift of sharing his or her passion of reading with others. $25 gives 5 e-books to our kids in Africa who have fallen in love with reading! Read a transcript.


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