Sugar Labs @ NDSU

Building a smarter computing culture in Fargo, ND

Afghan / Pakistan XO story


This short report about an XO deployment in an Afghan refugee camp located in Pakistan has some interesting and typical elements:

1. tremendous transformation is reported, but not closely documented.

2. the narrative of transformation takes the kids from gloomy punishment to smiling engagement. The XO has this power–a big plug for Object Oriented Ontology–but sustained engagement is the challenge.

I love these stories, but I want more details!!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Information

This entry was posted on March 1, 2012 by in deployments, OLPC, XO and tagged , .

Categories

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 952 other followers

%d bloggers like this: