Great Video and Teacher Interviews from OLPC Jamaica

   
   
   
   
   

Resumen en español al final del artículo

Earlier this year a couple of volunteers made a trip to Jamaica to work with the local XO deployment there, meet with parents, and generally learn more about what happens when Jamaican pupils "See Di XO". Aside from bringing back many impressions and outstanding photos (e.g. see Laura de Reynal's Jamaica album on Flickr) the visitors, and especially OLPC France's Quentin Peries-Joly, also collaborated to create a beautiful 15 minute video.

I've watched it several times over the past few weeks and it still strikes me as one of the best videos about OLPC to date. I particularly liked the segments with the teachers and being able to hear their views. And of course a little Bob Marley always makes for a good feeling as well, right?



Resumen en español A principios de este año unos voluntarios hicieron un viaje a Jamaica para trabajar con la implementación de OLPC allí, reunirse con los padres y, en general aprender más acerca de lo que sucede cuando los alumnos de Jamaica "See Di XO". Aparte de volver con muchas impresiones y fotos (por ejemplo en el álbum Jamaica de Laura Reynal en Flickr) los visitantes, y en particular Quentin Peries-Joly de OLPC Francia, también colaboraron para crear un hermoso video de 15 minutos. La he visto varias veces en las últimas semanas y todavía me parece uno de los mejores videos sobre OLPC hasta la fecha. Me gustó especialmente a los segmentos con los maestros y escuchar sus puntos de vista. Y por supuesto un poco de Bob Marley siempre hace un buen sentimiento, verdad?

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