K-12 Open Minds Summit



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FOSS and K-12 Education U.S. Summit

Thursday, September 25, 2008 Indianapolis, Indiana US

(20 invited participants)
The goal of this Summit to gather a critical mass of FOSS advocates from all part of the United States to discuss the state of FOSS adoption in K-12 schools and what might be done to increase FOSS use in U.S. schools.

Schedule for the Summit Session


  • 9:00 - 10:30 AM: Introduction /
    • Introductions of people in the group (15 seconds, who, where, put you on the U.S. map, goals for the day) (30 min)
    • Why we do what we are doing, common goals,
    • (45 min) (Questions from Group)
  • 10:30 - 10:45: Break
  • 10:45 - 12:00 AM : Where Are We with FOSS and K-12 Education?
  • 12:01 - 12:59 AM : Lunch
  • 13:00 - 15:00 PM: Where Do We Want To Go?
  • 15:00 - 16:30 PM : Next Steps for Next Year