On 15 September 2017 at 16:05, Raghavendra Kamath <
Some of the members of ILUG BOM have come together with Free Software
Maharashtra, Digital Freedom Foundation & Don Bosco Institute Of
celebrate Software Freedom Day 2017.
This years Focus is Free & Libre Software in Education. We have planned to
Invite Teachers and students for a seminar , which will highlight the role
free software in education.
1. Digital classroom and Lab work — We shall discuss how teachers can make
of digitized textbooks and computerized exercises for any subject.
2. Teaching Aids — The most complex concepts can now be demonstrated in
classroom to stimulate pupil’s imagination.
3. Programming at an early age — We discuss how children can start coding
an early age and make their own software.
4. Why Free & Libre Software — What is free and open source software? Why
it important in Education? Steps to encourage free software in education.
We are also trying to give (if possible) DVD live installation medias,
Venue & Time:
Date : 16 Spetember 2017
Day : Saturday
Time : 3 PM TO 5PM
IT Lab 4, 3rd floor, A wing
Department Of Information Technology
Don Bosco Institute Of Technology, Kurla (W)
12 Minutes walk from Vidyavihar Station(W)
We request the support from all of you to make this event a success
Great Initiative guys. Sadly, my travels have taken me away from bombay
unexpectedly, so i wont be there to help at the event. However, wish you
all the best of luck and may the word spread even....
Thanks and Regards
R. K. Rajeev
Ph : +91-9323802020