Check this out! Professor Sugata Mitra presents his research on kids teaching them selves how to use a computer. Mitra was the superb keynote speaker of the conference – EDULEARN11 – in Barcelona, which i attended in July. His project is also called The Hole in the Wall project, because of the computer installed in a hole in a wall.
TED Talks Speaking at LIFT 2007, Sugata Mitra talks about his Hole in the Wall project. Young kids in this project figured out how to use a PC on their own -- and then taught other kids. He asks, what else can children teach themselves?