A lot of us have long argued the benefits of self learning over school taught structured education. In today's digitalized age, the internet has the potential to become a powerful educational tool which could extend the opportunity for learning to people who have never had the chance before. I present my argument on this subject specifically in context with underprivileged kids in India in the following paper.
The paper was selected for SIDeR '12. I presented the paper at the Chalmers University in Gothenburg, Sweden during the two day conference in March 2012.