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From: Venkatesh Choppella <venkatesh.choppella@iiit.ac.in>
To: emacs-orgmode <emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
Subject: How do teachers use org-mode
Date: Wed, 1 Feb 2012 09:40:19 +0530	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <CAEBduwqjsvbXe+UahTyRrZFwzVs0Ur7BHbc8BFCwi49wGziAew@mail.gmail.com> (raw)

Dear Org-mode users:

I am using  org-mode this semester  to host my course notes.   For me
org-mode was a god-send, since I had been struggling to organize
course notes in plain html  before that.

The course pages done in org-mode are at

 -  http://pascal.iiit.ac.in/~itws2

 - http://pascal.iiit.ac.in/~tipl


In the Information Technology  workshop course I am teaching this
semester,  we have introduced emacs and org-mode as part of the
course's curriculum to 1st year (freshman) students.   As part of the
course, they  are required to do  their lab reports in Org-mode.
Emacs continues to be  a difficult climb for many students, but
org-mode is an important motivator.  I expect that most of the 180
students in class will become comfortable with emacs by the end of the
semester.


I am interested to  hear from others who have used org-mode as part of
their teaching activities.

Sincerely,

Venkatesh Choppella
IIIT Hyderabad
Gachibowli, Hyderabad 500 032
India

             reply	other threads:[~2012-02-01  4:10 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 13+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2012-02-01  4:10 Venkatesh Choppella [this message]
2012-02-01  8:04 ` Alan Schmitt
2012-02-01  8:57 ` Brian van den Broek
2012-02-01  9:44 ` Jambunathan K
2012-02-01 11:33   ` Richard Riley
2012-02-01 12:24     ` Carsten Dominik
2012-02-01 10:35 ` BernardH
2012-02-01 17:40   ` John Hendy
2012-02-01 20:42 ` Alan E. Davis
2012-02-02 17:17 ` Scott Randby
2012-02-02 17:54   ` brian powell
2012-02-03  1:02     ` Sankalp
2012-02-03  4:37       ` Jambunathan K

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