Given tablets but no teachers, Ethiopian children teach themselves | KurzweilAI | Personal Learning Environments (PLE) |

This is an article about a non-profit organization, OLPC, trying to close the illiterate gaps.  "With 100 million first-grade-aged children worldwide having no access to schooling, the One Laptop Per Child organization is trying something new in two remote Ethiopian villages — simply dropping off tablet computers with preloaded programs and seeing what happens."  This would represent the students personalizing what they want to learn.