Democratizing Early Literacy Through Innovation

In the wake of the pandemic, it’s estimated that nearly a third of children in early grades - disproportionately children in under-resourced communities - are missing early reading benchmarks. Meaningful advancements in AI and learning science are enabling the development of solutions that more deeply support students, in class and at home. So, what are the opportunities -- and risks? Join us for a discussion on what it will take to bridge troubling literacy gaps across the globe.

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Sonia Cabell

Florida State University, College of Education

Amelia Kelly

SoapBox Labs

Sara Randazzo

The Wall Street Journal

Heather Wiederstein

Learning Ally

This event will be in person

Details

Format:

Talk

Type:

Session

Track:

Emerging Tech

Level:

Basic Understanding

Focus Area:

Early Learning