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Through PlayMatters, the IRC and LEGO bring learning-through-play to East Africa.
Children play "the blindfold game" in which a participant is blindfolded and tasked with identifying their friend's voice from the crowd, which all sing together.
A young student learns to read and spell using active learning methods during a PlayMatter program at the Tsore Camp, Ethiopia.
Robert, a 35 year old caretaker, plays a guessing game with his children. The game is designed to build focus, precision, and attention.
Children learn from the PlayMatters at Home learning packets after COVID-19 forced schools to close.
The Bukere Primary School in Kyegegwa, Uganda, is home to a PlayMatters project. More than 2,000 students arrive daily to enjoy learning.
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