Using Skype, UK ‘granny cloud’ helps teach Indian children

Using Skype, UK ‘granny cloud’ helps teach Indian children

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If the internet can enable grandparents to read stories to their grandchildren from afar, then why not use similar technology to improve literacy and education around the globe? That, indeed, is the premise behind an initiative launched by Sugata Mitra, a professor of education technology at the UK’s Newcastle University.

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