Sugar Labs @ NDSU

Building a smarter computing culture in Fargo, ND

Inspire Innovation Lab founder passionate about engaging children, community in STEM education | INFORUM

Inspire Innovation Lab founder passionate about engaging children, community in STEM education | INFORUM. Sugar Labs supports a smarter (computing) culture.  I think we should see if the innovation lab … Continue reading

July 29, 2014 · Leave a comment

Lesson Plans from OLPC in Charlotte, NC

xolp – Home. 1st through 5th grade lesson plans, plans for ELA, Math, Science, and Social Studies.   Good model collection.

December 4, 2012 · Leave a comment

World Peace and other 4th-Grade Achievements Extended Trailer – YouTube

World Peace and other 4th-Grade Achievements Extended Trailer – YouTube. Another great example (in addition to the XO and Sugar) of what education should look like in the 4th grade.

July 20, 2012 · Leave a comment

One Tablet Per Child: Walter Bender Discusses Future of OLPC | GBI Portal

One Tablet Per Child: Walter Bender Discusses Future of OLPC | GBI Portal. I remember hearing that Walter was speaking to USAID but I just stumbled across this report on … Continue reading

May 30, 2012 · Leave a comment

100,000 more laptops for schools – The New Times Rwanda

100,000 more laptops for schools – The New Times Rwanda. Rwanda continues to invest heavily in XOs.  Would love to read more assessments and fewer press releases.

May 29, 2012 · 1 Comment

Columbus School for Girls One Laptop Per Child 2012

News from the Classroom – Columbus School for Girls One Laptop Per Child 2012. Great service learning project!� Probably has some of the key elements that draw and keep girls … Continue reading

May 29, 2012 · 1 Comment

Example Lessons | XO Australia Manual

Example Lessons | XO Australia Manual. One of the best collections of lesson plans I have seen, but still limited (10 examples) and doesn’t incorporate some of the more complex … Continue reading

May 9, 2012 · 2 Comments

Afghan / Pakistan XO story

This short report about an XO deployment in an Afghan refugee camp located in Pakistan has some interesting and typical elements: 1. tremendous transformation is reported, but not closely documented. … Continue reading

March 1, 2012 · Leave a comment

I hope Mark Warschauer Reads This! : )

Mark Warschauer, as some of you may remember, was pretty critical of 4 OLPC deployments around the world.  I think, however, he would approve of what OLPC Australia is doing, … Continue reading

February 3, 2012 · Leave a comment

Google RISE Awards says “no” to us, yes to other great projects.

Google RISE Awards. No RISE award for Fargo XO this year, but we will try again next year.  If the OLPC  and Sugar communities worked together on a project, that … Continue reading

January 30, 2012 · 2 Comments

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