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HIPPY's Early Childhood Education Pilot Program a Success in Nigeria, West Africa

HIPPY's Early Childhood Education Pilot Program a Success in Nigeria, West Africa
During June 2015, the Florida HIPPY state office participated in a three-week pilot project in Nigeria, West Africa with students from the University of Tampa who adapted the HIPPY Age Three Curriculum into an innovative model using current technology, cell phones and text messaging. While the model provides early childhood education activities for children in the Sub-Saharan African culture, it also rewards parents and caregivers with free minutes and texts on their phone. Read more...