In Mali, a $25 Projector Makes Adult Education Easier

Teaching adults to read in rural Mali, where many classrooms don't have electricity, is really hard. This brilliant $25 projector helps.


Teaching adults to read is a difficult enough task in and of itself, but in rural Mali, teachers also face classrooms without electricity and books weathered by the punishing desert climate. Enter the Kinkajou Projector, a fusion of high and low technology that makes teaching night literacy classes as easy as ABC.


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