Miniconfs/Education

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This one day miniconference is centred on open source education initiatives. Contact [mailto:tabitha@hrdnz.com?Subject=LCA2010_education_miniconf Tabitha] if you would like to get involved.
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This one day Education Mini-conference will focus on educational uses of Free and Open Source initiatives used around the world including tools for teaching and school management.
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We’ll be opening our call for presentations, including information about the sorts of topics and presentations we’re interested in soon. In the meantime, you can look at the LCA website to find out more about Miniconfs and you can email [mailto:tabitha@hrdnz.com?Subject=LCA2010_education_miniconf Tabitha] to advise of your interest.
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It will provide talks and workshops directly useful to educators, administrators and those interested in supporting education initiatives and/or influencing their direction and uptake.
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We are currently calling for presentations: [http://laptop.org.nz/node/add/miniconfsubmission Submit your proposal here]
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You can email [mailto:tabitha@hrdnz.com?Subject=LCA2010_education_miniconf Tabitha] if you require further information.
==Call for proposals==
==Call for proposals==
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Please provide Tabitha with: your name, email and phone, website (if applicable), biography (who you are and what you have done), proposal title, topic area, abstract, preferred talk time (5-45 minutes). Please also advise of logistical requirements and preferred delivery method. <br>
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In completing the [http://laptop.org.nz/node/add/miniconfsubmission proposal submission] you will be asked to provide: your name and contact details, biography, proposal title and abstract, and preferred talk/workshop time (5-45 minutes). If your proposal has any special setup requirements please advise this also. <br>
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<i>Note: There will be conditions that you will be required to agree to. For example, if you choose to let LCA record your talk (not required, but preferred), it will be released under a Creative Commons license. </i>
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<i>Note: If you choose to let LCA record your talk (not required, but preferred), it will be released under a Creative Commons license. </i>
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http://laptop.org.nz/contact
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[http://laptop.org.nz/node/add/miniconfsubmission Submit your proposal]
=== The Schedule ===
=== The Schedule ===
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Speakers and structure specifics are yet to be defined. The basic break up of the day is as follows:
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Revision as of 15:31, 6 September 2009

This one day Education Mini-conference will focus on educational uses of Free and Open Source initiatives used around the world including tools for teaching and school management.

It will provide talks and workshops directly useful to educators, administrators and those interested in supporting education initiatives and/or influencing their direction and uptake.

We are currently calling for presentations: Submit your proposal here

You can email Tabitha if you require further information.


Call for proposals

In completing the proposal submission you will be asked to provide: your name and contact details, biography, proposal title and abstract, and preferred talk/workshop time (5-45 minutes). If your proposal has any special setup requirements please advise this also.
Note: If you choose to let LCA record your talk (not required, but preferred), it will be released under a Creative Commons license.

Submit your proposal

The Schedule

Speakers and structure specifics are yet to be defined. The basic break up of the day is as follows:

Times Duration Detail
09:00 - 10:00 60 Welcome and/or Keynote
10:00 - 10:30 30 Morning Tea
10:30 - 12:15 125 Session 1 (may be multiple speakers)
12:15 - 13:30 75 Lunch
13:30 - 15:15 125 Session 2 (may be multiple speakers)
15:15 - 15:45 30 Afternoon Tea
15:45 - 17:30 125 Session 3 (may be multiple speakers)

Titles of the Miniconf Presenters' papers

To be defined. Contact Tabithaif you would like to get involved.

Miniconf Presenters' biographies

To be defined. Contact Tabitha if you would like to get involved.

Miniconf Presenters' slides and handouts

Watch this space for slides and handouts released under a Creative Commons licence


http://laptop.org.nz/contact