SCERT’s new venture to provide students with app for reading practice

Under the ‘RightToRead’ program, the Maharashtra State Council of Educational Research and Training (SCERT), Pune has developed an app for students which will enable them with the necessary tools required for English reading practice on their smartphones This venture is an extension of the ‘RightToRead’ initiative which was started in 2018 when the Government of Maharashtra, Schoolnet and EnglishHelper signed […]

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Story Time From A Computer: Teaching English To Millions Across India With Technology

A computer program guides English classes across schools in eight Indian states to make teaching and learning the language easier with narration, picture definitions and direct translations. I was so scared of English when I was in school. There was no individual attention then, or when I started teaching. With the picture dictionary it’s easy to teach. I was so […]

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An AI-based Technology Solution Aiming to Solve the Literacy Challenge

A recent article published by Millennium Post assesses the impact of the RightToRead initiative in India. The article critically examines this technology-enabled program and how it is contributing to solving the problem of illiteracy.  A huge number of children around the globe still struggle with reading. Lack of infrastructure, qualified teachers, and supplementary resources place students from lower socio-economic backgrounds […]

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EnglishHelper & Schoolnet introduce Technology for English in Assam Schools!

The ‘RightToRead‘ initiative across thousands of government schools in India is expected to achieve a footprint of 100,000 schools EnglishHelper, an education technology company led by Sanjay Gupta, Chief Executive Officer (Global), former Chairman, American Express India has partnered with Schoolnet India Ltd to introduce AI technology for learning English in nearly 1000 schools in Assam across 25 districts reaching […]

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Making English Accessible | Tech-Based Learning

A recent article published by The Asian Age newspaper (Sep 22nd, 2019, 1:10 AM IST) talks of how tech-based learning is helping students all around the world. The study revolved around ReadToMe® a multi-sensory reading and comprehension AI platform. ReadToMe® powers RightToRead, an initiative by education tech company, EnglishHelper. The AI software enables students to read English textbooks in class. […]

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YourStory | English Learning

The number of people in India who are looking for online solutions to learn English is growing! EnglishHelper is one of the companies that is looking to make a difference by tapping into the vast English learning market that exists in India. According to the annual Status of Education Report (ASER) 2018, one in every four students in Class 8 […]

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