Linaro Educational Outreach

Registered by Zach Pfeffer on 2011-10-13

Linaro's platforms allow the engineers of tomorrow to work on today's cutting edge SoCs with the leaders in the opensource community. This session will discuss this and come up with some concrete goals to enable outreach programs.

Goals:
Create a set of milestones and plans to test-run educational programs
Select candidate programs
Discuss interns and projects that may be interesting

Agenda:
Establish Linaro's educational outreach goals
Have Dave Pigott give an overview of the school that would like to work with Linaro
Discuss a possible program for the school
Discuss adding other schools
Talk about logistics
Zach to talk about getting a program at UT off the ground, sister school?
Interns, we now have some, talk about projects
Other

Blueprint information

Status:
Complete
Approver:
Zach Pfeffer
Priority:
Essential
Drafter:
Zach Pfeffer
Direction:
Approved
Assignee:
Zach Pfeffer
Definition:
Approved
Series goal:
Accepted for 2011q4
Implementation:
Implemented
Milestone target:
milestone icon connect-q4.11
Started by
Zach Pfeffer on 2012-02-27
Completed by
Zach Pfeffer on 2012-02-27

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[zpfeffer 2011/10/31]
Possible Action Items:
    Create a syllabus for Dave's school
    Create a syllabus for UT
    Define the goals of each assignment (practical vs. theoretical)
    Create a list of projects that interns can work on
    Create labs for students

Notes

Goals
Getting patch upstream
Getting app into the Android market
Construct Android platform
Toolchain work
13-15 yr, Linaro After School Computer Club, website
    one course for getting a patch upstream
    Head of computing
    Computer club
        Install Linux on a bunch of desktops
        Upgrade the kernel
        Projects
            Work with the community
        Find someone to set the lab up
        Find a PoC
        Make evaluation platforms available
            'Press a button'
        Lab
            3 Ubuntu Computers (not virtual, laptops)
            3 Pandas
            PoC
            Lab Admin
            Make an Android App
                kernel hacking
                Android app
                GPIO hacking (embed)

Goal for this program
    Students to leave school with an ability to work with opensource software

AI: Need a roll out package, Joey,
AI: Panda's come up, stable Android package

Talk to the right teachers

Need GPIO

Talk to Edu Ubuntu Guys
    Thin clients
    Talk to teachers

Competition from micro market

AI: Set up a list of people

AI: Talk to Michael Open

Beconboard for Panda (solder)
USB GPIO boards

Create a Manifest
Syilibus
Project ideas

Timeframe:
    Kit by feb

dzin
bero

(?)

Work Items

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