Science and Education — Secondary Education (high school)

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.

Secondary Education

This topic targets mainly teachers working in secondary education institutes. See also neighbouring sub-topics:

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Lexicology and latin language processing

Speaker(s) : Yves Ouvrard

  • Language : Français
  • Level : Newbie
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Monday 8 July 2013
  • Schedule : 10:00
  • Duration : 20 minutes
  • Place : K.4.601

Video : http://video.rmll.info/videos/lexicologie-et-traitement-automatique-du-latin/

Fils rouges : Au quotidienOpen Data
Public cible : Grand publicProfessionnels
(image unavailable)Free-libre software can provide outstanding tools for studying latin and ancient texts. The author will present programs which revolutionize the approach of students and teachers, featuring services as good and sometimes better than highest rated dictionaries, while reusing those.... Read more

WIMS, a top-level LMS

Speaker(s) : Georges Khaznadar,

  • Language : Français
  • Level : Newbie
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Tuesday 9 July 2013
  • Schedule : 10:00
  • Duration : 20 minutes
  • Place : K.4.601

Video : http://video.rmll.info/videos/wims-un-lms-surdoue/

Fils rouges : Open Data
Public cible : Grand publicProfessionnels
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WIMS is an interactive service provided by many universities, also used by secondary schools. It features thousands of exercise modules with randomly generated contents, and can be used to author courses illustrated by images that readers can modify interactively.
During the talk... Read more

WIMS hands on

Speaker(s) : Georges Khaznadar

  • Language : Français
  • Level : Newbie
  • Nature : Atelier
  • Date : Tuesday 9 July 2013
  • Schedule : 10:20
  • Duration : 20 minutes
  • Place : K.4.401
Fils rouges : Open DataAtelier
Public cible : Grand publicProfessionnels
This workshop comes next to the short talk about WIMS
Within a few minutes, you will be able to create a virtual class in WIMS, and watch how students can behave in it. You will discover a few elementary techniques to modify contents or create new ones (interactive exercises, courses, demonstrations... Read more

Progress in Mensurasoft-system : fast measurements at the level of the microsecond

Speaker(s) : Pierre Dieumegard

  • Language : Français
  • Level : Newbie
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Tuesday 9 July 2013
  • Schedule : 10:20
  • Duration : 20 minutes
  • Place : K.4.601
Fils rouges : Au quotidienOpen Data
Public cible : Grand publicProfessionnels
Scientific measurement software are often dedicated to a single device.
The "Mensurasoft-system" (Linux and Windows) can use all the scientific measuring devices with the same software by drivers (dynamic libraries) specific to each device. These drivers (normally LGPL) are programmable in any compi... Read more

Introduction to algebraic computation with Sage

Speaker(s) : Nicolas M. Thiéry

  • Language : Anglais
  • Level : Newbie
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Tuesday 9 July 2013
  • Schedule : 11:00
  • Duration : 20 minutes
  • Place : K.4.601

Video : http://video.rmll.info/videos/introduction-to-algebric-computation-with-sage/

Fils rouges : Cloud
Public cible : Professionnels
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Sage is a free open-source mathematics software system licensed
under the GPL. It combines the power of many existing open-source
packages into a common Python-based interface.
Mission: Creating a viable free open source alternative to Magma,
Maple, Mathematica and Matlab. (http:... Read more

Workshop: Progress in Mensurasoft-system : fast measurements at the level of the microsecond

Speaker(s) : Pierre Dieumegard

  • Language : Français
  • Level : Confirmed
  • Nature : Atelier
  • Date : Tuesday 9 July 2013
  • Schedule : 11:00
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : K.4.401
Fils rouges : Atelier
Scientific measurement software are often dedicated to a single device.
The "Mensurasoft-system" (Linux and Windows) can use all the scientific measuring devices with the same software by drivers (dynamic libraries) specific to each device. These drivers (normally LGPL) are programmable in any compi... Read more

GNU TeXmacs: a free scientific plateform

Speaker(s) : François Poulain

  • Language : Français
  • Level : Newbie
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Tuesday 9 July 2013
  • Schedule : 11:20
  • Duration : 20 minutes
  • Place : K.4.601

Video : http://video.rmll.info/videos/gnutexmacs-une-plateforme-scientifique-libre/

Fils rouges : Au quotidien
Public cible : Grand public
(image unavailable)GNU TeXmacs is a free software for structured editing with special features for scientists. It aims to provide a unified and user friendly framework for editing documents with different types of content (text, mathematics, graphics, interactive content, etc.). For this purpose, Te... Read more

Different free softwares and their use in French schools

Speaker(s) : Gérald Schwartzmann

  • Language : Français
  • Level : Newbie
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Tuesday 9 July 2013
  • Schedule : 11:40
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : K.4.601

Video : http://video.rmll.info/videos/les-differentes-solutions-libres-utilisees-dans-les-etablissements-scolaires/

Fils rouges : Au quotidienEnjeux sociétaux
Public cible : ProfessionnelsDécideurs
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We will be showing different free softwares for schools : Scribe, Pingoo, SLIS, Amon, Eclair, AbulEdu, SambaEdu…
A display of the best and the worst sides of the most popular softwares.
Gérald Schwartzman... Read more

Hacking in the classroom

Speaker(s) : René Mérou

  • Language : Anglais
  • Level : Newbie
  • Nature : Atelier
  • Date : Tuesday 9 July 2013
  • Schedule : 11:40
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : K.4.401
how to teach hacking
The talk will begin with a mention to the conceptual maps of free-libre software e (http://hispalinux.es/node/731), which are shown if the "village of freedom".
However, the main topic is about this idea so inspiring for young people: a training unit named "hacking, cyber-hazard... Read more