Sugata Mitra

Sugata Mitra: The Man Behind Hole-in-the-Wall

Sugata Mitra is Professor of Educational Technology at the School of Education, Communication and Language Sciences at Newcastle University, UK. He was given the One Million dollar TED Prize in 2013 in recognition of his work and to help build a School in the Cloud, a creative online space where…

Hole in the Wall

Hole-In-The-Wall

Minimally Invasive Education is defined as a pedagogic method that uses the learning environment to generate an adequate level of motivation to induce learning in groups of children, with minimal, or no, intervention by a teacher.

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Hole-In-The-Wall

Education scientist Sugata Mitra tackles one of the greatest problems of education — the best teachers and schools don’t exist where they’re needed the most. In a series of real-life experiments from New Delhi to South Africa to Italy, he gave kids self-supervised access to…