International m4Ed4Dev Symposium
August 18–19, 2011
Mobiles for Education for Development (m4Ed4Dev) is an international collaborative effort between bilateral and multilateral donors, NGOs, foundations, private sector partners, academic researchers, and implementing organizations that is working to explore cutting edge intersections between mobiles, education and development and to promote collective knowledge sharing. This two-day meeting will provide an opportunity to:• Provide an opportunity to engage leading thinkers and practitioners in the area of mobiles (broadly defined to include mobile phones, tablets, e-readers and other mobile devices) for development; • Draw from existing evidence and results to guide current and future initiatives; • Showcase promising practices in current projects, pilots and evaluations; • Discuss effective uses of mobiles for early grade reading, systems strengthening, literacy and delivering education in complex educational environments; • Inspire future innovation by catalyzing research; and • Spur the formation of an m4Ed4Dev alliance.
Hilton Washington Embassy Row
2015 Massachusetts Avenue Northwest, Washington. D.C.
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