WHAT IS ADARSHA TALKING PEN?It’s a device with an in-built speaker, which USES LISTENING SKILLS along with traditional reading.
HOW DOES IT WORK? It uses MPR(Multimedia Print Reading Technology).When the MPR pen is held over a book that has been embedded with MPR codes, it activates the pre-loaded audio files. Now while students are reading a sentence, they will hear a pre-recorded voice.
Key Features In-built speaker Headphones Lithium ion rechargeable battery Microphone for recording USB cable for syncing 18 in-built languages
ADVANTAGES Aid the young and old readers to enjoy literature. Assist the visually challenged. Improve learning abilities of neo-literates. Help promote literacy in any language. Provide invaluable help for distance learning. Enhance expertise of trained teachers. Train the trainer. Develop IEC material to communicate with varied sections of society. Be a powerful tool for language study.
FLOW OF MPR
Advantages over competents:• Maximum efficiency• Perfect accent used in recordings
AWARDS WON LIMCA book of records TRAILBLAZERS innovators award Appreciated by NAB, NCERT and other prominent organizations
Cons High cost (Rs 5000-7000)
Pros All this without any support from the government
Rating For its innovation and uses,it gets a 4.5/5 …