Fuseproject’s ‘See better to learn better’
"See Better to Learn Better" is a free glasses programme for kids that is run by Yves Béhar/fuseproject in partnership with the Mexican government.
Fuseproject are famous for designing the One Laptop Per Child XO, which is introducing computers to kids in developing countries. Now they've taken a similar approach to distributing eyewear.
This is so clever!
"Similar to the OLPC philosophy, we wanted to design products that are suited to the children’s specific needs, life and environment. The children receiving these glasses need frames that are durable, ergonomic and have key customization elements like shape and color that make wearing the glasses fun ...