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What learning at the edge of chaos looks like

Normally, “Skype Granny” Lesley Keast  lives in Spain and appears as a giant face on a screen in the School in the Cloud learning lab in Gocharan, India. But in the days before...
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@TEDPrize on twitter

India is racing to get a billion people online & initiatives like @schoolincloud are running with it: https://t.co/fonZz7uZjG
TED Prize 25 Jul
What was your favorite summer vacation? Use the @StoryCorps app to record & archive your summer memories: https://t.co/myUxmrJ5p2
TED Prize 25 Jul
Sarah Parcak says Peru is still a great site for exploring, even after Machu Pichu's discovery 105 yrs ago today! https://t.co/X7QchwCtcu
TED Prize 24 Jul
TED Prize winner @SylviaEarle says deep sea mining is a threat to the ocean's stability on the @NatGeoExplorers blog https://t.co/htwwzDdXjh
TED Prize 22 Jul
You know about the Inca. But what about the Moche, Nazca, Paracas, + Sicán? The lost cultures of Peru: https://t.co/fFif2n0vSB
TED Prize 22 Jul