Earn A Computer

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The Earn a Computer project is a joint effort between Knox Makers and the Knoxville Technology Cooperative (TechCo). The intent is to provide a curriculum for the education of children in the Knoxville area, culminating in the donation of a fully functional computer to the recipient. The program is loosely modeled on the St. Louis, MO curriculum from byteworks.org
 
The Earn a Computer project is a joint effort between Knox Makers and the Knoxville Technology Cooperative (TechCo). The intent is to provide a curriculum for the education of children in the Knoxville area, culminating in the donation of a fully functional computer to the recipient. The program is loosely modeled on the St. Louis, MO curriculum from byteworks.org
 
We will begin with 5 pairs of Big / Little brothers and sisters from Big Brothers Big Sisters of East Tennessee. The first classes will be taught at the TechCo space in downtown Knoxville. There will be 6 classes of 1.5 hours each, 2 in a day with lunch in between. For instance, from 10:30 to 12:00, then from 1:30 to 3.
 
We will begin with 5 pairs of Big / Little brothers and sisters from Big Brothers Big Sisters of East Tennessee. The first classes will be taught at the TechCo space in downtown Knoxville. There will be 6 classes of 1.5 hours each, 2 in a day with lunch in between. For instance, from 10:30 to 12:00, then from 1:30 to 3.
==Class Dates==
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==Past Events==
 
November 10th:
 
November 10th:
 
- Morning: Computer Introduction and Assembly (Jess Males)
 
- Morning: Computer Introduction and Assembly (Jess Males)
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November 17th:
 
November 17th:
- Morning: Internet and Computer Safety (Joe Pardue)
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- Internet and Computer Safety (Joe Pardue)
- Afternoon: Music Production (Shane Murphy)
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- Music Production (Shane Murphy)
 
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- Productivity Software (Brian Manifold)
Dec 8th:
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- Scratch Programming (Mike Neel)
- Morning: Productivity Software (Brian Manifold)
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- Afternoon: Scratch Programming (Mike Neel)
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==Hardware Specifications==
 
==Hardware Specifications==

Revision as of 13:31, 18 November 2012

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