Digital infrastructure for learning

SunbirdSunbird trademark is designed to support multiple languages and multiple teaching and learning solutions by providing the building blocks for the development of platforms and learning solutions to suit various use cases, contexts and needs. It can be used by any organization, be it government, non-profit, or private. Sunbird also comes with reference solutions built by the community that can be readily used. Architecture of Sunbird is purposely designed in a generalized and externalized manner, it can be configured and extended by any organization to run a platform that enables solutions in their context and domain. Sunbird is designed for diversity and scale so that it caters to multiple domain needs; and scale & diversity of India. 

Sunbird has been developed by EkStep Foundation to fulfill it's education mission to enhance access to learning opportunities at scale for millions of learners particularly in the K-12 space. The Sunbird community (both user and developer) has grown over the last couple of years, thanks to its successful adoption at India scale.

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Content and Learning Services

Content and Learning Services

Interaction and Collaboration Services

Interaction and Collaboration Services

Taxonomy and Tagging Services

Taxonomy and Tagging Services

Infra and Shared Services

Infra and Shared Services

Practice, Sensing and Assessment Services

Practice, Sensing and Assessment Services

Credentialing and Badging Services

Credentialing and Badging Services

Registry and Discovery Services

Registry and Discovery Services

Contribution and Curation Services

Contribution and Curation Services

Telemetry and Data Analytics Services

Telemetry and Data Analytics Services

Language and Translation Services

Language and Translation Services

Sunbird Capabilities

Infrastructure architecture

Infrastructure architecture

Allows multiple organisations and communities to exist on the infrastructure

User and organisation registry, profiles

User and organisation registry, profiles

Allows organisations to store verified information about users and organisations 

Support online and offline consumption

Support online and offline consumption

Designed for offline distribution, sharing, downloading of content and data

Courses, trainings and lesson plans

Courses, trainings and lesson plans

Designed for offline distribution, sharing, downloading of content and data

Open taxonomy infrastructure for organising knowledge

Open taxonomy infrastructure for organising knowledge

Designed for offline distribution, sharing, downloading of content and data

Open content resource library

Open content resource library

Content created or uploaded can be published under the creative commons license framework 

Curation

Curation

Allows for review and curation workflows prior to publishing of the content 

Data and dashboards

Data and dashboards

All interactions with the user interface and content are available as data 

Badges for creation

Badges for creation

Allows for badges to be issued for activities like course completion, proficiency and content contribution
Card and feed based user interface optimised for mobile access

Card and feed based user interface optimised for mobile access

Architected to stream or feed the content most relevant to users by matching the user’s profile to the profile of the content

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