OpenOffice.org Education

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OpenOffice.org Education aims to close the gap for new volunteers in the project

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Description

In OpenOffice.org, everything is project. And all websites starts using the rule : http://$(project).OpenOffice.org

e.g. : http://education.openoffice.org

At this point in time, this is an incubator project. This means that we have just begun and there is a lot more to do before attaining the status of a Project.

... we need you !

The Idea

The idea : create a strong bridge between Educational World and OpenOffice.org Project, leading to

  • synergy
  • visibility
  • and progress for all

Our Mission

In 3 points

- Provide a place for OpenOffice.org users, in Education context: discuss about adapt OpenOffice.org to your pedagogy, your needs ..etc (all levels of Education are concerned )

- Provide and promote tools adapted to pedagogical use, around OpenOffice.org

- Write code together : we can teach you everything about OpenOffice.org code and how add your: just go ahead


Objectives writing code together

  • welcome students
    • propose them methodology ( find documentation)
    • teach them (for basic knowledge and autonomy)
    • work shops ( like the practice in ClassRoom )
    • read and explain code together
    • mentor students (drive them to the right solution, and raise their autonomy)
    • project management and guidance
  • work for synergy between professional world and university professors / teachers
    • project setup
    • start research and development oriented projects

How to get started

Join us at the IRC channel irc.freenode.net/education.openoffice.org