Now British Granny Cloud to tutor poor Indian classrooms over Skype

By First Posted: Jan 21, 2011 Fri 2:19 PM Updated: Jan 22, 2011 Sat 7:32 AM
 

Isn't this amazing? The latest attempt from Sugata Mitra, an Indian-born professor at Newcastle University. The person who came up with "Hole in the Wall computers" to set into the walls of buildings in India's poorest slums. His new project uses the "UK Granny Cloud" -- a large group of British grannies who've agreed to volunteer an hour a week to tutor Indian classrooms over Skype. 

 

 

 
 
 
 
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