The Cuban Literacy Campaign
Cuba, 1961: 250,000 volunteers taught 700,000 people to read and write in one year. 100,000 of the teachers were under 18 years old. Over half were women.
Offers a look into the classrooms of the Freedom Schools and Citizenship Schools of the 1950s and 60s.
Nicaraguan Literacy Campaign
Documents personal testimonies from Nicaragua’s 1980 Literacy Campaign, which was nation-wide and evolved into multilingual campaign in Spanish, English, and several indigenous languages including Miskito and Mayagna.