SELF TEACHING TEDTALK

SUGATA MITRA'S NEW EXPERIMENTS IN SELF-TEACHING - TED TALKGOOD TEACHERS DON'T WANT TO GO WHERE THEY ARE NEEDED THE MOSTHOLE IN THE WALL EXPERIMENT - WORKING COMPUTER FIXED TO WALL WITH NO INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO USE IT PROVIDED TO GROUP OF STUDENTS WITH NO EDUCATIONSTUDENTS WILL LEARN ON THEIR OWN WHAT THEY WANT TO LEARNLEARN TO USE COMPUTERCHANGE THEIR ACCENTCONDUCTED AT DIFFERENT PARTS OF INDIA AND ABROADDID STUDENTS NOT MISUSE THE COMPUTER AND INTERNET?ARTHUR CLARKEIF A TEACHER CAN BE REPLACED BY A MACHINE, HE MUST.WHEN STUDENTS HAVE INTEREST TO LEARN, LEARNING HAPPENS.CAN TAMIL SPEAKING CHILDREN IN INDIAN VILLAGE TEACH THEMSELVES BIOTECHNOLOGY IN ENGLISH ON THEIR OWN?THEY DID AFTER FEW MONTHSAPART FROM THE FACT THAT IMPROPER REPLICATION OF DNA CAUSES GENETIC DISEASE, WE'VE UNDERSTOOD NOTHING ELSE.GOT PUBLISHED AS RESEARCH PAPERSCORED AS WELL AS OTHER STUDENTS WHO GOT PROPER EDUCATIONJUST GIVE THE RESOURCES TO COLLABORATE AND GIVE FREQUENT ENCOURAGEMENTSOLESELF ORGANIZED LEARNING ENVIRONMENTBROADBANDCOLLABORATIONENCOURAGEMENTJUST LET THE LEARNING HAPPEN BY STANDING BACK IN AWE AND WATCHINGKNOWING HAS BECOME OBSOLETEPUNISHMENTS AND EXAMS ARE SEEN AS THREATS WHICH SHUT THE PREFRONTAL CORTEX OF BRAINWAS REQUIRED IN AGE OF EMPIRES WHICH IS GONE NOWNEED TO SHIFT THE BALANCE BACK FROM THREAT TO PLEASURENEED A CURRICULUM OF BIG QUESTIONSSOLE CAN BE SET UP IN CLASSROOM, AT HOMEOBSERVE AND COLLECT DATA
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