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Second Sugar-OLPC Project in Goa

October 25, 2012


Nirmala Institute of Education (NIE), our primary partners in the OLPC project here in Goa, have around 18 XO-1s with them, which were initially kept there with the idea of using them for centralised Teacher Training workshops for Sugar for the Goa OLPC projects. But, since we have only the Merces school project on the […]

Walter’s Talk at GIM

September 12, 2012


During his visit to India (see earlier post Walter Bender’s India Visit) Walter spoke at various public events. While in Goa, he also addressed the students of the Goa Institute of Management at their campus in Sanquelim, Goa. Here is the 3-part video of ‘Learning to Change the World’ – his talk at the Goa […]

Learning Shapes with the Turtle

July 12, 2012


On Monday 9th and Wednesday 11th of July 2012, we had two Turtle Art sessions with the children of Class 4 at Our Lady of Merces High School, Merces, Goa, India. Class 4 in this school has two divisions, each with around 55 children, so the two sessions were necessary for us to cover the […]

The Workshop Film

October 12, 2011


It’s finally online! The film ‘Sugar and Spice’ that we made as part of the process documentation for the ‘Digital Stories in Sugar’ workshop held in April this year has now been uploaded on YouTube. The workshop was held at Our Lady of Merces High School in Merces, Goa over ten days between 1st and […]

Merces – Celebrating the pilot project

July 25, 2011


The pilot run of the Sugar-OLPC (One Laptop Per Child) project at Our Lady of Merces High School in Goa completed a year this month (July 2011), and we decided to celebrate this by having all the people involved in the project get together informally to share their thoughts and experiences about the project. Also, […]