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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.
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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It will provide talks and workshops directly useful to educators, administrators, developers and those interested in supporting education initiatives and/or influencing their direction and uptake.
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It has talks and workshops directly useful to educators, administrators, developers 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.
You can email [mailto:tabitha@hrdnz.com?Subject=LCA2010_education_miniconf Tabitha] if you require further information.
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'''The education miniconference is scheduled for Tuesday 19 January.'''
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==Call for proposals==
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==Proposals==
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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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The call for proposals is now closed.
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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/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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The education miniconf will be on Tuesday 19 January. The basic break up of the miniconf is as follows:
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10:35 [[Education talk 1a | The Open Source Secondary School - Mark Osborne]] <br>
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10:55 [[Education talk 2b | Art education and open source - Maksim Lin]]<br>
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11:10 [[Education talk 1c | Sugarlabs: A word from the founder - Walter Bender]]<br>
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11:30 [[Education talk 1d | OLPC and Sugarlabs - Improving education on a global scale - NZ Volunteers group]]<br>
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13:30 [[Education talk 2a | Koha - Nau te rourou, naku te rourou, ka ora ai te iwi - Chris Cormack]]<br>
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13:45 [[Education talk 1b | Kidsmart Rollout: Early childhood project - Carl Klitscher]] <br>
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14:00 [[Education talk 2c | The use of FOSS in teaching Software Engineering - Ashley Maher]]<br>
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14:15 [[Education talk 2d | Moodle features workshop - Jonathan Newman, Stacey Walker and Jonathan Harker]]<br>
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15:45 [[Education talk 3a | Mahara development workshop - Penny Leach, Richard Mansfield and Evan Goldenberg]]<br>
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16:45 [[Education talk 3b | TBA ]]<br>
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17:00 [[Education talk 3c | Structuring a multi-day technical training course - Jacinta Richardson]]<br>
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17:15 [[Education talk 3d | Voice and vision interaction - John Graves]]<br>
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17:20 Closing of the day<br>
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=== Titles of the Miniconf Presenters' papers ===
 
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To be defined.
 
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Contact [mailto:tabitha@hrdnz.com?Subject=LCA2010_education_present Tabitha]if you would like to get involved.
 
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First accepted presentation:
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[[http://www.google.com/calendar/ical/l23mddqos8qp3a3ajpp4smvl5s%40group.calendar.google.com/public/basic.ics Add to your calendar]]
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One Laptop Per Child and Sugar Labs: Why you should care about Linux and education and what people in the region are doing about it
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Overview of OLPC in the region (Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific), Sugar Labs, OLPC Friends, deployments coming up and community support and development
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Target: People interested in getting involved or learning about a not for profit humanitarian education project
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=== Miniconf Presenters' biographies ===
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=== Miniconf Presenters' biographies, slides and handouts ===
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To be defined.
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Contact [mailto:tabitha@hrdnz.com?Subject=LCA2010_education_present Tabitha] if you would like to get involved.
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=== Miniconf Presenters' slides and handouts ===
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Follow the agenda links to see biographies, slides and handouts released under a Creative Commons License, as they become available.
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Watch this space for slides and handouts released under a Creative Commons licence
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Contact [mailto:tabitha@hrdnz.com?Subject=LCA2010_education_question Tabitha] if require further information.
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http://laptop.org.nz/contact
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* [http://prezi.com/a9lgjapul0pw/ Mark Osborne's slides]
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* [http://www.slideshare.net/tabitharoder/art-education-and-open-source Maksim Lin's slides]
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* [http://www.slideshare.net/tabitharoder/lca-education-miniconference-bender Walter Bender's slides]
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* [http://docs.google.com/present/edit?id=0AaE4gRWaGNm1ZHFyaDNqcl8xOWNjeDV4eGg2&hl=en Alastair Munro's slides]
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* Chris Cormack's slides - he only had one with Koha written on it
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* Carl Klitscher's slide
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* [http://www.slideshare.net/tabitharoder/teaching-software-engineering-using-foss Ashley Maher's slides]
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* [http://www.slideshare.net/tabitharoder/moodle-presentation-lca2010 Jonathan Newman's slides]
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* Penny Leach's slides
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* [http://www.slideshare.net/tabitharoder/structuring-a-multiday-training-course Jacinta Richardson's slides]
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* [http://bit.ly/JohnGravesYouTube John Graves' video]
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Current revision

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

You can email Tabitha if you require further information.

The education miniconference is scheduled for Tuesday 19 January.

Proposals

The call for proposals is now closed.


The Schedule

The education miniconf will be on Tuesday 19 January. The basic break up of the miniconf is as follows:

Times Duration Detail
09:00 - 10:00 60 Keynote speaker
10:00 - 10:30 30 Morning Tea
10:30 - 12:15 125 10:30 Welcome and housekeeping

10:35 The Open Source Secondary School - Mark Osborne
10:55 Art education and open source - Maksim Lin
11:10 Sugarlabs: A word from the founder - Walter Bender
11:30 OLPC and Sugarlabs - Improving education on a global scale - NZ Volunteers group

12:15 - 13:30 75 Lunch
13:30 - 15:15 125

13:30 Koha - Nau te rourou, naku te rourou, ka ora ai te iwi - Chris Cormack
13:45 Kidsmart Rollout: Early childhood project - Carl Klitscher
14:00 The use of FOSS in teaching Software Engineering - Ashley Maher
14:15 Moodle features workshop - Jonathan Newman, Stacey Walker and Jonathan Harker

15:15 - 15:45 30 Afternoon Tea
15:45 - 17:30 125

15:45 Mahara development workshop - Penny Leach, Richard Mansfield and Evan Goldenberg
16:45 TBA
17:00 Structuring a multi-day technical training course - Jacinta Richardson
17:15 Voice and vision interaction - John Graves
17:20 Closing of the day


[Add to your calendar]

Miniconf Presenters' biographies, slides and handouts

Follow the agenda links to see biographies, slides and handouts released under a Creative Commons License, as they become available.

Contact Tabitha if require further information.