[sf-lug] support for a high school student
michaelshiloh1010 at gmail.com
Sat Dec 12 18:27:15 PST 2009
Michael Paric wrote:
>> I am supporting a 17 year-old girl who is doing her senior paper on
>> FOSS and the digital divide and education. I want to be able to help
>> her understand the FOSS community affiliation with enterprises that
>> support FOSS. I would like to set up a lunch meeting and campus visit
>> to either IBM, HP, Google, or other corporations that support FOSS.
>> If anyone on this list would like to spend one hour with a high school
>> student, please do let me know. Thanks either way for considering
>> this request.
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> How about a start-up that provides a FOSS solution which employs local
> Linux community members to teach and support, eliminates the burden
> teachers face in managing technology and does it for 1/3 the cost?
This sounds like a great idea. I'm surprised no one has tried this yet.
Christian? If anyone has tried this I expect you would hear about it.
To what extent is this already fulfilled by volunteer groups?
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