KDE Edu BoFs at Akademy

Aleix Pol aleixpol at kde.org
Wed Jun 26 10:45:01 UTC 2013

On Wed, Jun 26, 2013 at 8:14 AM, Andreas Cord-Landwehr <cordlandwehr at kde.org
> wrote:

> Hey, the BoF call for Akademy 2013 is just out! And I think I would like to
> have some Edu related BoFs. This is a list 45min BoFs that I would like to
> have. The first one Oindrila and me will organize for sure, the other ones
> I
> can take care for adding them to the Wiki if there is interest:
> 1. Artikulate: For our small upcoming pronunciation learning application
> Oindrila (who is working on it at her GSoC) and me will organize a BoF
> where
> we want to
> * explain WHO you can help us HOW in getting recordings from native
> speakers
> * how Artikulate is planned to work and where we currently are
> * and maybe have some discussion about what are the "right" accents for
> specific languages :)
> 2. Persona for Language Learning: While working on Artikulate I often came
> to
> the point where I wondered what the audience for this language learning
> software is. I think that it would be helpful to discuss this in a slightly
> broader scope, i.e., who do we expect using our language learning software.
> Currently, I am preparing a draft that defines two typical users (personas
> in
> modern speaking). If there is interest, I would also like to organize a
> BoF to
> talk about that with the scope of personas for all our Language Learning
> Edu
> applications.
> 3. A general Edu BoF: Probably there will be some Edu people at Akademy, so
> why not use that chance and get together :) Looking at the notes from the
> last
> year's BoF I still can find topics that could be interesting to discuss:
> * Edu on Windows/other platforms
> * attracting teachers
> * where do we are/where are we going to
> * missing apps
> * providing Edu libs for others (I had a short chat some time ago with
> ingwa
> who wanted to use formula rendering from libkdeedu in Calligra; maybe there
> are also other libs)
> Please let me know if you are interested. I would like to have the BoFs
> either
> at Tuesday afternoon or at Wednesday. (Unfortunately I already have to
> leave
> at Thursday)
> Greetings,
> Andreas
> _______________________________________________
> kde-edu mailing list
> kde-edu at mail.kde.org
> https://mail.kde.org/mailman/listinfo/kde-edu

Hi Andreas,
I think it's a great idea, I'd say KDE Edu BoF's at Akademy are a must!
Wednesday works for me too.

-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://mail.kde.org/pipermail/kde-edu/attachments/20130626/b608bbe0/attachment.html>

More information about the kde-edu mailing list