100 Women 2016: The girl who learned in the cloud

100 Women 2016: The girl who learned in the cloud
 

Gouri Chindarkar was among the first group of children in India to experience a unique way of learning. She would go to her village school at dawn to connect with mentors from all over the world. Now a university student, she says her unusual education was "a beautiful journey".
In May 2009 one of the first Soles [Self-Organised Learning Environments, which have now become known as "School in the Cloud"] started up in my school. I was then in 7th Grade, so 13 years old. From the age of six all I had known was the old-style "classroom teaching" and suddenly the... read more

 
22 November 2016 in World News, Views: 82
Source: BBC
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