New technology for learning in the 21st century classroom

Alan November

A former teacher of oceanography, Alan November is now advocating new approaches to education, with an emphasis on the use of technology in the classroom.

His company website is http://novemberlearning.com/.

Sugata Mitra on the School in the Cloud

Sugata Mitra's famous TED talk was about his idea of setting up 'a school in the cloud'. Click here to watch it on the TED website.

Mitra researched the capability of children apparently to educate themselves entirely independently if left alone with a computer - even if they didn't know how a computer worked.