one laptop per child

Mission Statement: To create educational opportunities for the world's poorest children by providing each child with a rugged, low-cost, low-power, connected laptop with content and software designed for collaborative, joyful, self-empowered learning. When children have access to this type of tool they get engaged in their own education. They learn, share, create, and collaborate. They become connected to each other, to the world and to a brighter future.

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One Laptop per Child, mission and core principles

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Brilliant OLPC overview by Miguel Brechner. TEDx Buenos Aires, 2010

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Rwanda film camp teaches children to make documentaries with XOs
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"Human Race" contest raises funds for OLPC in Australia
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Lubang Island starts an OLPC project in the Philippines
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US and Uruguay pledge to increase shared research on education
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'Map Uganda' activity helps children map their country
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Peru expands OLPC program to 800,000 children
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Nicholas on OLPC and robots, on the Colbert Report
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OLPC San Francisco hosts global grassroots summit
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Telstra drums up support for OLPC Australia
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Nicholas discusses the Mideast and the XO-3
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Costa Rica hosts OLPC planning summit (es)
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Marvell provides $5.6M grant for OLPC tablet development
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Tablets should be tools for creation: OLPC and Marvell
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5000 aboriginal children in Canada to receive XOs
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OLPC and Wired present 'Internet for Peace' prize to Shakira
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Project RED: 1-to-1 laptop programs broadly successful in the US
Rwanda plans distribution of 65,000 laptops this Fall
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Uruguay: Butía and Turtle Art make XO-powered robots
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XO laptops help healing in Haiti
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An Open Letter to India
Welcome: $35 tablet for education

Guyana's president Jagdeo pledges $30M to laptops for poor children
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Rwandans see future in OLPC and access to knowledge
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Oceania: Kiribati puts XO into 2011 education plan
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Argentina embraces OLPC, supports Bolivia
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Miguel Brechner presents Uruguay's Plan CEIBAL: TEDx Buenos Aires
XO summer camp concludes in Ramallah
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Maureen Orth talks about 2 years of OLPC in Colombia
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OLPC in Peru will reach every primary school next year (Es)
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Team One Beep wins global prize
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OLPC's new multitouch design
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Can OLPC Transform Rwanda?
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Australia's Ed Council reviews OLPC
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Open Video Chat on the XO
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XO for High Schools in Uruguay
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Streaming TV + radio on the XO
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Marvell to co-develop OLPC tablets
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Developing minds in Haiti
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East African education and OLPC
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Gaza students present their work
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Ending violence in Afghanistan
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After Saturation: a Ceibal story
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