hi <br><br><div class="gmail_quote">On Dec 1, 2007 10:07 PM, Asheesh Laroia <<a href="mailto:email@example.com">firstname.lastname@example.org</a>> wrote:<br><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="border-left: 1px solid rgb(204, 204, 204); margin: 0pt 0pt 0pt 0.8ex; padding-left: 1ex;">
<div class="Ih2E3d">On Wed, 28 Nov 2007, Christian Einfeldt wrote:<br><br>> hi<br>><br>> This is an opportunity to mentor a middle school student in writing code for<br>> a new Google contest that has started below. The prizes are really small,
<br>> but it is a great opportunity to get at least one kid at our local public<br>> middle school FOSS project interested in becoming a FOSS developer.<br><br></div>Do some of these kids already know how to program, or would I have to
<br>teach that too?</blockquote></div><br>yeah, we would need to start from scratch, including finding a kid who would like to do it. I believe that we would have the support of the science teacher. We just need to show the science teacher that we are talking about relatively simple programs, if the prize is just $100.00, and secondary school kids are invited.
<br><br>I am just trying everything I can think of to get FOSS more deeply into the DNA of this school.<br><br>In other words, this is part of my on-<br>