LubutoLiteracy – Zambian Teaching and LearningMaterials for the Digital AgeBy Mike Lee, Sugar Labs DC – OLPC Learning Club...
A collage showing my journeyfrom being corporate liaison tothe MIT Media Lab to joining theOLPC volunteer community andthe...
Jane Meyers of Lubuto Library presented at anOLPC Learning Club meeting.                                                3
OLPC                     Contributor’sCianna Lee helping to pack upLaptops                Program six                     ...
Reading and story circle at the Lubuto Library.         http://www.flickr.com/photos/27158519@N02/Lubuto Library          ...
LubutoArts                                    Program              Theater and arts programs are an              integral ...
Theater and arts programs are an integral part of the       Lubuto library experience.Book curation and cataloging atSt. P...
Under a grant from EIFL, we recorded native bemba        spoken phonemes and words to incorporate in the Etoys        less...
Lubuto Library Bemba Letter Board. Clicking oneach bemba alphabet letter plays the spokensound.                           ...
A typical lesson file in Etoys.                                  11
700 literacy lessons                          Produced in 2011The 700 lessons being inventoried on aMac laptop.           ...
Mike Lee working with 20 volunteers from             the D.C Special Libraries Association to             add sound files ...
In September 2012, Lubuto Libraryreceived a $300,000 grant from USAIDand World Vision to enhance and expandthe 700 Etoys l...
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  • A collage showing my journey from being corporate liaison to the MIT Media Lab to joining the OLPC volunteer community and then to Lubuto Library.
  • Jane Meyers of Lubuto Library presented at an OLPC Learning Club meeting.
  • Cianna Lee helping to pack up six OLPC XO-1.5 laptops from the OLPC Contributors’ Program to ship to Lusaka, Zambia.
  • Upper left: Teachers and student assistants working on the Etoys lessons. Lower left two photos are from the XO laptop camera. At right is an architect’s model of the Lubuto Libraries.
  • Reading and story circle at the Lubuto Library. http://www.flickr.com/photos/27158519@N02/
  • Theater and arts programs are an integral part of the Lubuto library experience.
  • Paper books donated by publishers and authors of children’s titles are cataloged and stored in the basement of St. Paul’s Church in NW DC to be sent in batches of 4000 to each new library facility.
  • Under a grant from EIFL, we recorded native bemba spoken phonemes and words to incorporate in the Etoys lessons.
  • Lubuto Library Bemba Letter Board. Clicking on each bemba alphabet letter plays the spoken sound.
  • A typical lesson file in Etoys.
  • The 700 lessons being inventoried on a Mac laptop.
  • Mike Lee working with 20 volunteers from the D.C Special Libraries Association to add sound files to the 700 Etoys lessons.
  • In September 2012, Lubuto Library received a $300,000 grant from USAID and World Vision to enhance and expand the 700 Etoys lessons. http://lubuto.org http://www.allchildrenreading.org/
  • 27 sq mi. 5 mile square. Roughly ½ land area of D.C.
  • 27 sq mi. 5 mile square. Roughly ½ land area of D.C.
  • 27 sq mi. 5 mile square. Roughly ½ land area of D.C.
  • Garden Compound roughly the same land area as DC’s Capital Hill.
  • Transcript of "Zambia trip report to OLPC Learning Club DC"

    1. 1. LubutoLiteracy – Zambian Teaching and LearningMaterials for the Digital AgeBy Mike Lee, Sugar Labs DC – OLPC Learning Club DC Meeting, 13 April 2013
    2. 2. A collage showing my journeyfrom being corporate liaison tothe MIT Media Lab to joining theOLPC volunteer community andthen to Lubuto Library. 2
    3. 3. Jane Meyers of Lubuto Library presented at anOLPC Learning Club meeting. 3
    4. 4. OLPC Contributor’sCianna Lee helping to pack upLaptops Program six to ZambiaOLPC XO-1.5 laptops from theOLPC Contributors’ Program toship to Lusaka, Zambia. 2011 4
    5. 5. Upper left: Teachers and studentassistants working on the Etoyslessons. Lower left two photosare from the XO laptop camera.At right is an architect’s modelof the Lubuto Libraries. 5
    6. 6. Reading and story circle at the Lubuto Library. http://www.flickr.com/photos/27158519@N02/Lubuto Library 6
    7. 7. LubutoArts Program Theater and arts programs are an integral part of the Lubuto library experience.LubutoDramaProgram 7
    8. 8. Theater and arts programs are an integral part of the Lubuto library experience.Book curation and cataloging atSt. Pauls’ Church in NW DC 8
    9. 9. Under a grant from EIFL, we recorded native bemba spoken phonemes and words to incorporate in the Etoys lessons.Recording digital audio underfirst grant from EIFL 9
    10. 10. Lubuto Library Bemba Letter Board. Clicking oneach bemba alphabet letter plays the spokensound. 10
    11. 11. A typical lesson file in Etoys. 11
    12. 12. 700 literacy lessons Produced in 2011The 700 lessons being inventoried on aMac laptop. 12
    13. 13. Mike Lee working with 20 volunteers from the D.C Special Libraries Association to add sound files to the 700 Etoys lessons.Special Libraries Associationproduction volunteers in DC 13
    14. 14. In September 2012, Lubuto Libraryreceived a $300,000 grant from USAIDand World Vision to enhance and expandthe 700 Etoys lessons. http://lubuto.orghttp://www.allchildrenreading.org/ 14
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    22. 22. Workshop gear (plus more laptops) 22
    23. 23. Workshops in the multi-purpose room at the library 23
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    27. 27. Belito and Harrison making their first animations 27
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