Using Education and Technology to Create Bridges in the African Diaspora.
JELYPals is an online media platform that combines the functions of pen palling, social media and blogging in a tool that allows youth to tell their stories in a structured and educational setting.
The JELYPals platform seeks to use education and digital technology as an avenue for cultural exchange between African American and African youth and create conversation in order to build a stronger diaspora community
JELYPals is an educational tool, created for classroom use, where teachers play an integral role. Our platform aligns with Common Core standards to increase reading and writing skills for your student!