Pre-pilot findings on developing a literacy tablet

Angela Chang, David Nunez, Tom Roberts, David Sengeh, Cynthia Breazeal
2013 Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Interaction Design and Children - IDC '13  
We report observations on how children in a developing country respond to a literacy tablet that is designed to initiate and scaffold literacy learning toward self-sufficiency. This paper describes our first lessons from developing an educational system for enabling children who have no access to schooling to read with minimal outside intervention. We share lessons learned from challenges in the design process, discuss implementation considerations for deploying in remote developing areas, and
more » ... iscuss observations of how children use the technology. We reflect how this experience impacts ongoing work on developing countries regarding collaboration and literacy learning.
doi:10.1145/2485760.2485809 dblp:conf/acmidc/ChangNRSB13 fatcat:7pgqu5np7fbfjmtblsc2psjjhq