Guest Blog: Karen Lazar on FunDza Literacy Trust, South Africa

  The FunDza Literacy Trust is a highly significant contributor to the growth of literacy in South Africa. It operates several simultaneous projects, including bursaries for trainee teachers, and teacher developers, among other projects. Of particular significance is its story project aimed at youth readers. This is an online story platform, whose format is 4-7 … More Guest Blog: Karen Lazar on FunDza Literacy Trust, South Africa

African Story Book

African Story Book is an online digital collection of over 843 African Story Books. These are not only free and open access, but also are open for readers to translate or adapt themselves. As such, the Story Books collected on the site cover an astonishing 116 languages and, currently, the site links to over 3861 … More African Story Book

Ordinary Superheroes

Ordinary Superheroes is a new Cape Town based comic created by a team of writers and artists including Ziphozakhe Hlobo, Nicole Leonards, Lena Posch, Xolisa Tamarana and Pacifique King. The comic aims to reveal everyday acts of heroism for young African readers. The first comic in the series, which is planned as a bi-annual release, Khazimla’s Adventures superheroes This is no … More Ordinary Superheroes