Science and Education — Primary School (K-6), Popular and non-formal Education

The topic “Sciences and Learning” of the Libre Software Meeting gathers educators, teachers, staffs of associations, institutions and territorial collectivities, animators, parents… They can meet developers and users of free-libre applications and resources of interest for education, and discuss about professional or associative practices touching the usage, the making or the adaptation of free-libre software and resource.

Speakers and their teams will present their projects or animate workshops or round tables about the following subjects:

  • free-libre software dedicated to education;
  • free-libre software dedicated to popular education;
  • free-libre resources and software interesting education;
  • free-libre resources and software for associations;
  • educational uses of tools;
  • free-libre software and databases coming with free licenses;
  • integrated educational platforms;
  • platforms for open training and distance training;
  • mutualization of educational products;
  • etc.

Specific workshops are open for children, teenagers and adults.

Primary School (K-6), Popular and non-formal Education

The topic "Primary School (K-6), Popular and non-formal Education" targets primarily teachers in the first educational levels and educators in various institutions.

Talks will present success stories based on free-libre software, open standards, and free educational resource.

You can even discover promising free-libre educational hardware.

It is difficult to delimit exactly borders between neighbouring sub-topics: please see also talks about secondary schools, many of them might interest you.

The OLPC Project (One Laptop Per Child) : Recent Developments (2013)

Speaker(s) : Jean Thiéry

  • Language : Anglais
  • Level : Newbie
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Monday 8 July 2013
  • Schedule : 10:20
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : K.4.601

Video : http://video.rmll.info/videos/the-olpc-project-one-laptop-per-child-recent-developments-2013/

Fils rouges : Open Data
Public cible : Grand public
(image unavailable)We present recent developments of the nonprofit OLPC project. The free-libre Sugar learning platform is now compatible with common GNU/Linux distributions such as Fedora, Mageia-Mandriva and Ubuntu. Recent XO laptops are more powerful but keep their original sturdy and low consump... Read more

DoudouLinux

Speaker(s) : Jean-Michel Philippe

  • Language : Anglais
  • Level : Newbie
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Monday 8 July 2013
  • Schedule : 11:20
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : K.4.601
(image unavailable)DoudouLinux is a community initiative intended to give each child on earth fulfilling and non-alienating digital tools, as well as the desire and the abilities to take back total ownership of the computing and digital tools that will shape their future. By replacing children and p... Read more

Costs of free software in time, knowledge networks, power consumption and return on investment

Speaker(s) : Aimé Vareille

  • Language : Français
  • Level : Newbie
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Monday 8 July 2013
  • Schedule : 12:00
  • Duration : 20 minutes
  • Place : K.4.601

Video : http://video.rmll.info/videos/couts-du-logiciel-libre-en-temps-connaissances-energie-et-retours-sur-investissements/

Fils rouges : Enjeux sociétaux
Public cible : Grand public
... Read more

Free-Libre textbooks

Speaker(s) : Jean-Pierre Archambault,

  • Language : Français
  • Level : Newbie
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Monday 8 July 2013
  • Schedule : 14:00
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : K.4.601

Video : http://video.rmll.info/videos/des-manuels-scolaires-libres/

Fils rouges : Enjeux sociétauxOpen Data
Public cible : Grand publicProfessionnels
There are only few free textbooks.
Sesamath, whose remarkable
realizations we know, is still an exception. Many local authorities
finance the purchase of schoolbooks, and within the framework of their
educational freedom, teachers choose school textbooks.
What
economic models? Why no "global license... Read more

Collaborative Documentation

Speaker(s) : Elisa de Castro Guerra, Cédric Gémy

  • Language : Français
  • Level : Newbie
  • Nature : Atelier
  • Date : Monday 8 July 2013
  • Schedule : 14:40
  • Duration : 60 minutes
  • Place : K.4.401
Fils rouges : Open DataAtelier
Public cible : Grand publicProfessionnelsGeeks
... Read more

Free software as engine educational digital inclusion policies in Argentina

Speaker(s) : Bibiana Boccolini

  • Language : Français
  • Level : Newbie
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Monday 8 July 2013
  • Schedule : 14:40
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : K.4.601

Video : http://video.rmll.info/videos/le-logiciel-libre-comme-moteur-des-politiques-dinclusion-numerique-educative-en-argentine/

Fils rouges : Au quotidienEnjeux sociétaux
Public cible : Grand publicProfessionnelsDécideurs
(image unavailable)From the 2010, the Ministry of Education of Argentina, implements the program Conectar Igualdad, which as objetive to recover and enhance the public schools, reducing the digital gaps, educational and social. It is focused in schools at the secondary level in special education sc... Read more

Low cost PC with built-in Science Laboratory

Speaker(s) : Ajith Kumar

  • Language : Anglais
  • Level : Newbie
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Monday 8 July 2013
  • Schedule : 15:20
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : K.4.601

Video : http://video.rmll.info/videos/low-cost-pc-with-built-in-science-laboratory/

Fils rouges : Au quotidien
Public cible : Grand publicProfessionnels
(image unavailable)Most of the Tablet PCs and high end phones use low cost ARM processors running Android OS. These processors are capable of running Linux OS. With built-in hardware for interfacing sensor and control elements it is possible to create a low cost science laboratory using these proces... Read more

Le Terrier

Speaker(s) : Jean-Louis Frucot

  • Level : Newbie
  • Nature : Atelier
  • Date : Monday 8 July 2013
  • Schedule : 15:40
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : K.4.401
Public cible : Grand publicProfessionnels
Fils rouges : Atelier
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The AbulEdu Terrier is an open source software bundle for educational
purposes, developed in close collaboration between programmers and
teachers. The bundle is integrated in the AbulEdu Server and the
AbulEdu Tablet.
This workshop proposes to create or even publish modules for A... Read more

My school 100% FLOSS on a decade

Speaker(s) : Jean Peyratout

  • Language : Français
  • Level : Newbie
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Monday 8 July 2013
  • Schedule : 16:40
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : K.4.601
Fils rouges : Au quotidien
Public cible : Grand publicProfessionnels
The talk has been caceled to allow you to attend François Élie’s conference on a similar topic, you can meet Jean Peyratout during Éric Seigne’s talk just after that, and most often in the "Village du Libre".
(image unavailable)... Read more

AbulÉdu, three years of research and development

Speaker(s) : Éric Seigne

  • Language : Français
  • Level : Newbie
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Monday 8 July 2013
  • Schedule : 17:20
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : K.4.601

Video : http://rmll.ubicast.tv/videos/abuledu-resume-de-3-ans-de-rd/

Fils rouges : Au quotidienEnjeux sociétauxOpen DataCloud
Public cible : Grand publicDécideurs
After more than 3 years of Research & Development, the team of AbulÉdu whishes to present their work which fulfills every need in information technology at school, mostly in primary schools.
We have many items to present, ranging from network framework (abuledu server), to pedagogy for pupils... Read more