Barbra Bush Foundation: Panelist at National Summit on Adult Literacy

Article Link: National Summit on Adult Literacy


Millions of adults in the United States have unmet literacy needs. Technology and digital tools may be one way to improve access to resources to help improve literacy and literacy skills. The Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy and the Dollar General Literacy Foundation sponsored a global competition executed by XPRIZE that challenged teams to develop mobile applications for existing smart devices that result in the greatest increase in literacy skills among participating adult learners.