Paul and Gero in action
Paul and Gero in action

SpeakAPP!-Kids

Spreekangst in de kiem gesmoord

In 2019 ontvingen dr. Paul Ketelaar (Communicatiewetenschap) en dr. Wolf-Gero Lange (Experimentele Psychopathologie en Behandeling) het Innovatiefonds van het Radboud Centrum voor Sociale Wetenschappen om hun smartphone app te ontwikkelen die basisschoolkinderen helpt bij het oefenen van hun spreekopdrachten voor school, waardoor wordt voorkomen dat spreekangst op de lange termijn toeneemt: SpeakApp!-Kids.

Financiering

  • Innovation Fonds from the Radboud Center for Social Sciences in 2019: 20,000 Euro (https://rcsw.nl/innovatiefonds
  • Budget for Corona-related project delays by the Communication Science program of the Behavioural Science institute: 1500,- Euro to Paul Ketelaar
  • Personal research budget/earned funds: 2000,-  to Wolf-Gero Lange
  • Seed corn grant by priority theme “Sustainability” FSW: 2000,- to Paul Ketelaar & Wolf-Gero Lange

Partners

  • Motion & Strategy (VR & App developer: https://motionandstrategy.de/)
  • Various schools in the Nijmegen area (undisclosed for privacy reasons: recording classrooms and children, conducting quantitative and qualitative study, helping with implementation plan)
  • Radboud Center Social Sciences, Radboud University (grant)
  • Teaching & Learning Center, Radboud University (recording of 360° videos, stitching/postprocessing of videos)
  • Behavioural Science Insitute (BSI) schoolnetwork (connecting with schools willing to participate in recordings or studies)
  • Wetenschapsknooppunt Radboud University (connecting with schools willing to participate in recordings or studies)
  • Faculty of Sciences (hosting the videos on their sever)
  • Judicial department of Radboud University (advising with regard to privacy, AVG and informed consent)
  • Ethics committee of FSS (advising with regard to setting up study, participant information procedures, informed consent, etc.)
  • Radboud 100 Gebaren (promoting the launching of the app via social and classical media (radio TV)

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