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Cognition Flex

Since the launch of Vektor, we have had requests from teachers to release a training tool where children can choose which tasks to focus on, rather than go through a pre-specified 40-day plan. This can be useful, for example, for an older child that wants to work extra specifically with the numberline, but not withRead More

Vektor in Mexico

DIF Mérida & Construyendo Familias provides support and after school activities in a safe place for children and adolescents while their parents are working in the market. Through a collaboration between DIF Mérida, Construyendo Familias and Cognition Matters, children in Mérida are now using Vektor. Ella, Greta and Galadriel Westman have been instrumental in setting up the training environment forRead More

Argentina

Based in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Fundación Bunge y Born (FBB) is an independent nonprofit foundation that makes grants and investments in knowledge generation and social innovation to advance the well-being of people and society at large. Building on decades of philanthropic work, today the Foundation focuses its resources on developing innovative, advanced, scalable and evidence-basedRead More

OLPC in Uruguay

One Laptop per Child (OLPC) and the Plan Ceibal Foundation have provided laptops and tablets to all primary-school students in Uruguay. Now, Cognition Matters provides Vektor for their tablets in order to help children develop their mathematical ability.

Remote Australia

In collaboration with researchers from Monash University, the program Vektor is being tried out in rural parts of south Australia. A second trial has also taken place in Melbourne The project is covered in this article from The Age.

Swedish schools

In the spring of 2016, we started our first project with about 600 children in Sollentuna County. The results from this project were very positive, both regarding the mathematical improvements of the children as well as the general feedback from the teachers. Since then more counties have started and now we are very happy thatRead More

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