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04 December 2010

Help us to create a Book on "Fun with Computers using FOSS"

Call for Chapter - can we produce a great book using our collaboration ?


SchoolOS is a Operating System for schools. Its latest SchoolOS-2.0 going to be released in Jan/2011 with new updates. We are focusing on following 44 applications

We need your help

  • We need your help in creating tutorial/videos so that these tutorial can be shipped alongwith SchoolOS DVD as resource material.
  • Here is the procedure to participate
  • Select an application out of 44 for which you are going to work and tell us on schoolos mailing list http://groups.google.com/group/schoolos OR mail narendra AT narendrasisodiya.com So that we can contact you regularly.
  • learn the tool first
  • search previous blogs and tutorials over that tool
  • List all at one place and try to reuse them. always give us url of source too
  • Create a Good tutorial over in ODT/HTML/Wiki (you can use thiswiki too), We have created basic introduction to all the packages for quick start
  • Use webcam/camera and gtk-recordmydesktop to create tutorial over it.
  • Just devote 1-2 hour for working on this project. In one month you can create a great resource for students of India.
  • Do not work alone, always take help from friends and create small group to work on bigger application.
  • If some application is missing them please let us know.
Now visit this page  - http://wiki.schoolos.org/index.php?title=Complete_Course_in_Computer_for_School_Students

By- Narendra Sisodiya

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