For more free reading material, see:
Saide's African Storybook Project is an initiative to stimulate the provision and use of openly licensed stories in local African languages for early reading.
Pratham Books is a not-for-profit organization that publishes affordable and quality books for children in multiple Indian languages, including English. Their books are available with a Creative Commons license.
Progressive Phonics is a full English phonics program available for free download.
Bloom is a free software program from SIL International to help you create your own books and share them with others as well as access their library of existing shell books. You can also download SIL’s vast collection of images (here), The Art of Reading Free Edition (many of which we use in our own books), to use in your Bloom books.
World Reader is a non-profit organization that provides e-books on mobile phone and tablet platforms to readers in Africa.
For more on how we assess early literacy and math, see:
This is the free software that we use on tablets to administer the EGRA and EGMA.
Some key readings on education, early literacy, and language in Nigeria and Africa:
For more readings and resources on education in development, see: