[LON-CAPA-users] Invitation to LON-CAPA Training
Mon, 22 Apr 2002 12:59:20 -0400
We cordially invite you to participate in training on the LON-CAPA system!
LON-CAPA is offering two workshops. The first will involve training on
the use of the
system, and the second will involve technical training for system programmers.
> > >
> > User Training:
> > > June 7/8, 2002 - User Training consisting of:
> > > Author Workshop
> > > Course Coordinator Workshop
We will discuss LON-CAPA from a user perspective, both from the
perspective of an author producing new content resources in the system,
and from the perspective of a faculty member running a course.
> > Prerequisite: LON-CAPA must be installed at your site, or it will be
> > installed within 90 days of classes. It is advisable that you join the
> > LON-CAPA-users mailing list. You are highly encouraged to bring actual
> > homework problems to code on-site.
> > System Programming:
> > >
> > > June 9/12, 2002 - The GUTS of LON-CAPA
> > > Technical Workshop
> This is a technical workshop which discusses the software infrastructure
> and inner workings
> ("guts") of the open-source LON-CAPA software system. It is intended for people
> who would like to actively contribute to the codebase of the system. It
> is advisable to
> subscribe to the LON-CAPA-dev mailing list and to check out
> http://bugs.lon-capa.org/ for a flavor of the code development
> community. You might want to take this workshop in conjunction with the
> user workshop to get an in-depth introduction to the system.
> > >
> > Prerequisite: LON-CAPA must be installed at your site.
> > You can subscribe to the mailing lists at
> > http://mail.lon-capa.org/listinfo/
> > > Funding is available for travel and lodging. All travel must be booked
> > > before May 24th, 2002.
> > >
> > > Contact Helen Keefe at firstname.lastname@example.org to register or call 517-432-9867.
LON-CAPA/ ITR Project Manager
Laboratory for Instructional Technology in Education
111 North Kedzie Labs
East Lansing, MI 48824