Sugata Mitra won the 2013 TED Prize for his vision of the future of education. He calls it the School in the Cloud. Access to and the use of technology are key to his vision. Inspired by Sugata’s TED Talk and vision of education, Allendale Columbia School first grade teachers guided their classes through a SOLE (Self Organized Learning Environment). Here is a link to their video.
To learn more about Sugata Mitra’s vision and TED Prize wish check out the following links.
- SOLE – Self Organized Learning Environments
- Sugata Mitra wiki
- Sugat Mitra – TED Bio
- Sugata Mitra on Twitter
- Sugata Mitra’s TED book
- The School in the Cloud: Trailer
What do you think of Sugata Mitra’s vision of education?
Can you incorporate the model of a SOLE into your classroom right now?