Bunker Roy: Learning from a barefoot movement | Video on TED.com

Bunker Roy’s talk evokes a core concept that is easily forgotten. We prosper because we are capable, not because we are certified.

In Rajasthan, India, an extraordinary school teaches rural women and men — many of them illiterate — to become solar engineers, artisans, dentists and doctors in their own villages. It’s called the Barefoot College, and its founder, Bunker Roy, explains how it works

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