It turns out there is another Microsoft project that includes the “Natal” name. In Africa’s Lakeside Park Primary is in Vryheid, KwaZulu-Natal — a province of South Africa. Larry Venter of Microsoft Retail Solutions recently visited the school and saw an opportunity to help the kids there learn English. Kinect (aka Natal) was the answer.
Past few months later with the help of other Microsoft teams and a local NGO, a set of training materials prepared for 8 teachers in Lakeside Park Primary: