Google to Launch Its Arabic Version of Children Reading App

SourceAl Bawaba
SectorEducation
CountryGCC

If you’ve never heard about Read-Along, let us enlighten you. It is a free Android app, helps children over the age of five to improve their reading skills in a fun, engaging way through the help of an in-app reading buddy. The very successful and useful app is dropping a major announcement for Arabic speaking families around the world; as Read-Along will now be available in the Arabic Language.  Families of the Arab World are always looking for ways to help their children improve their Arabic reading skills, so much so, that Arabic became one of the most requested languages on the app. The app works without the internet after the initial download; it uses Google’s speech recognition technology to give young readers visual and verbal feedback as they practice reading books ...read more...