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|SUBJECT ||Re: [hangout] We got into the THE ALTERNATIVE TECHNOLOGY CONFERENCE as A Exhibtor
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From: Marco Scoffier
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Subject: Re: [hangout] We got into the THE ALTERNATIVE TECHNOLOGY CONFERENCE as A Exhibtor
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OK looking better, edited for easier reading
Can people who are interested in taking a topic please speak up?
The first one seems really broad. Do you have a bullet point list of
the examples/ideas which brought about each point?
I would almost change the first one to why tech. fails the whole world.
Is this a people aren't in control talk? License fees, closed formats,
forced upgrades vs sucking every last drop of possibility from the
largest possible number of varied hardware?
What are the programs you were thinking of for the English and Math
1. Why technology fails in school: (30-45min)
Empower your students with Free Software
Help your students build themselves a better future
Moving the computer out of the lab and into your classroom.
Integrating Digital Educational tools into your Engish and Math Class.
2. Empowering Art students:(30-45min)
Unleash the computer's full potential in the digital arts
Using the GNU Image Manipulation Program (GIMP).
3. Empowering students with Office Automation: (30-45 min)
OpenOffice.org for enterprise ready desktops
4. Empowering Creativity in Students with Blender
Powerfull and Free 3D modeling, animation and rendering
5. Empowering students with on line publishing - The Apache Web Server:
The worlds leading internet application server solution
6. Empowering Students through Computer Sciences:
Your computer is more than a word processor.
Unwrap the real potential of your digitial infrastructure with Free
NYLXS: New Yorker Free Software Users Scene
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