April 21, 2004

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C2 wiki: Patterns for teaching

http://c2.com/cgi/wiki?PatternsForTeaching

- Goals: Have them and explain them!
– Structure courses top-down!
– Weave a tight net of understanding!
– Concrete before abstract!
– Beware of chunking!
– Explanation before expression!
– Good definitions are bad explanations!
– Tell Me Three Times
– Establish feed-back loops!
– Examples, examples, examples!
– Repeat, but don’t repeat!
– Tell stories!

Choosing and Using Open Source Software: A primer for nonprofits

Link from Ignatius Hsu on [email protected]:

Here’s a good resource. Choosing and Using Open Source Software: A
primer for nonprofits, published by NOSI (Nonprofit Open Source
Initiative)
http://nosi.net/primer/html

E-Mail from Ignatius Hsu