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Teachers can see when pupils are struggling to read thanks to technology which aims to improve literacy in classrooms.
For illiterate communities in remote areas of Indonesia, casting their ballot in this week's election will be a daunting task.
Entrepreneur Sophia Grinvalds, co-founder of the sanitary towel maker AFRIpads, explains her mission to the BBC's Ed Butler. (Picture: A girl in a class-room in Kigali, Rwanda; Credit: Joel Robine/AFP/Getty Images)
Author Sue Jones had to use children's books as part of her recovery from a brain tumour.
Volunteers offer 30 minutes of their time every week to help a child with their reading online.