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The Impact of a Computer-Based Adult Literacy Program on Literacy and Numeracy: Evidence from India

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  • Ashwini Deshpande
  • Alain Desrochers
  • Christopher Ksoll
  • Abu S. Shonchoy

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With over 700 million illiterate adults worldwide, governments in many developing countries have implemented adult literacy programs. Typically these programs have low rates of success partly because the quality of teaching is heterogeneous.

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  • Ashwini Deshpande & Alain Desrochers & Christopher Ksoll & Abu S. Shonchoy, "undated". "The Impact of a Computer-Based Adult Literacy Program on Literacy and Numeracy: Evidence from India," Mathematica Policy Research Reports fed36baaa5b2462a879343d6f, Mathematica Policy Research.
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    adult literacy program ; adult education ; ICT ; women ; India;

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    • F - International Economics
    • Z - Other Special Topics
    • I - Health, Education, and Welfare

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