[IAEP] Mitra's talk on hole in the wall

Rakesh Biswas rakesh7biswas at gmail.com
Wed Jan 14 08:38:38 EST 2009

Hi Sameer,

You might be interested in his blog (which reveals interesting facets of his
personality) that is if you haven't seen it already:




On 1/14/09, Sameer Verma <sverma at sfsu.edu> wrote:
> Just saw Sugata Mitra's talk at Lift (http://liftconference.com/) on
> the hole-in-the-wall experiment and the data they collected. Most
> impressive was the concept of self-organized learning that happened in
> these places.
> http://www.ted.com/index.php/talks/sugata_mitra_shows_how_kids_teach_themselves.html
> It goes against all the talk about teacher training, etc.
> Sameer
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