2018/7/26 Kampo E-school launched

Our newest online digital educational service, Kampo E-school has launched. Study Traditional Chinese Medicine on your PC, smartphone or tablet.

2017/1/12 – Digital Copel Tablet Rental in Takeo Library

In a collaboration effort with Takeo City Library in Saga Prefecture, we are pleased to announce we have begun offering a free rental service of tablets specifically loaded with Digital Copel. Library users may use the tablets for 30 minutes in the children’s reading area of the...

7th July 2015 – FUNX powers Phonics by Phone

Transforming education in developing countries with low cost technology   FUNX is proud to be one of the volunteer organisations behind Phonics by Phone. In collaboration with Educators International and Open Mind, we are working on a project that uses low-cost technology to improve how English is taught to young children in remote villages in Ghana. These villages may often lack the basic facilities that we take for granted like running water and electricity, but what they do have are a lot of are local volunteer teachers who are passionate to teach and even more young minds who have a large appetite for education and opportunity. Phonics Ghana seeks to qualify these teachers an empower them to teach those young minds. Already they have several hundred teachers who have signed up to get qualified and start teaching, some for classes with up to 70 students! Phonics by Phone is a project by Phonics Ghana that, as the name implies, uses the phonics method to teach English to young children. Like in many other developing countries in Africa, despite there being a lack of electricity, many people have mobile phones (quite often the so-called feature phones) and the network coverage reaches these remote villages. The teachers can access an audio-based phonics curriculum prepared by Educators International. As the content is all audio only, the teachers are able to playback using the phones they already have in their pockets. With a special arrangement with local carriers, the teachers incur no data cost when accessing the Phonics Ghana website. A critical part to any educational programme is assessment. In order to accurately measure whether...

Apr 29th 2015

Digital Copel is now one of the top trending apps in the Education category on Google...

Apr 27th 2015

Digital Copel just reached no. 1 in the iOS AppStore for Kids and Kids Under 5 categories and no. 4 in the Education category....