[python-uk] Educator-Developer forum

Nicholas H.Tollervey ntoll at ntoll.org
Tue Sep 20 05:43:06 EDT 2016


The Python Software Foundation is in the process of setting up a
pythonineducation.org website (or pyedu.io).

Perhaps a Slack channel would be an appropriate solution for this forum?

N.

On 20/09/16 09:16, Leo Huckvale wrote:
> Hi all,
> 
>  At the "Adopt a Teacher/Developer" session at PyCon UK last weekend, I
> and a couple of other developers met with a teacher who suggested
> building a forum/portal/Q&A site for educators and developers to
> interact. The main aims of this would be to provide somewhere:
> 
> - where educators could go and ask questions from developers (at *any*
> level, without fear, and preferably at short notice)
> - to continue "ed-dev" dialogue from PyCon throughout the year
> - to build a community around teaching Python in schools
> 
>  It was suggested to me that this might fit somewhere under the PSF
> mantle, and that there are already plans afoot to build an education
> site there.
> 
>  One of our number is currently setting up an Askbot site, so we can get
> a few developers and educators on board and see how it goes.
> 
>  Please get in touch if you have any comments or know of any similar
> projects, or if you want to join in the fun as an educator or developer!
> 
> Best regards,
> Leo Huckvale
> 
> 
> 
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