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Reader Spotlight: Meet Gianfranco

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Child reading with parent

One book can change a life forever. For Gianfranco from Ayacucho in Peru, a new story helped him write his own. School was hard for Gianfranco. He was getting in trouble more often than his peers, and he was told that he was causing issues for his teachers and his mother. However, when the sixth-grade … Continue Reading →

CreceLee Case Study Executive Summary

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CreceLee Case Study – Executive Summary

Worldreader, World Vision, and GRADE partnered to review the CreceLee digital reading project as it pivoted during the COVID-19 pandemic towards home-based reading. Young students and their families received education at home exclusively through mobile technology and Worldreader’s BookSmart reading application.

Informe de Estudio de Caso

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Informe de Estudio de Caso

En Perú, CreceLee, un programa de lectura digital, promovió el acceso a la lectura y el aprendizaje durante el cierre de escuelas por el COVID-19 en 2020.

Walter Alvarado

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Walter Alvarado

As the Regional Director for Peru and Latin America, Walter oversees the operation with strong focus on leading strategy, developing and growing key partnerships, and assuring accurate implementation of our programs in schools and at home. He has around 20 years of experience in corporate affairs, business communications, and sustainability, working for wonderful brands and … Continue Reading →

Marco Hurtado

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Marco Hurtado

As an Associate Director of Program and Operations, Marco focuses on the implementation and impact of all projects in the region. Adapting our reading solutions whether online or offline to a myriad of scenarios on the ground is one of his most challenging goals. Marco has a Master’s in Digital Business from IE Business School … Continue Reading →