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[Fwd: Re: [seul-edu] Re: [schoolforge] reply to Thank you and plans]

owner-seul-edu@seul.org wrote:

> From: David Bucknell <david@members.iteachnet.org>
> To: seul-edu@seul.org, Doug Loss <drloss@suscom.net>,
>         schoolforge-core@schoolforge.net
> Subject: Re: [seul-edu] Re: [schoolforge] reply to Thank you and plans
> As for populating the list, it would be great to make sure that all core
> members are on the discuss list as well.
> David
> On Monday 14 January 2002 19:45, Doug Loss wrote:
> > Roger Dingledine wrote:
> > > On Sun, Jan 13, 2002 at 09:40:32AM -0500, Doug Loss wrote:
> > > > I think a general Schoolforge
> > > > discussion list is an important idea.  It wouldn't be this "core" list,
> > > > though; this list will stay an an organizational and managerial one.
> > >
> > > Ok. I've created a schoolforge-discuss@schoolforge.net mailing list.
> >
> > Now the big question is how do we populate this list?  Should we
> > automatically subscribe the members of seul-edu and any other general
> > educational discussion lists, or should we wait for people to join on their
> > own?  I'm CCing this to the seul-edu list so that the subscribers there can
> > put in their opinions on the question.  I lean toward announcing the
> > intention to subscribe the entire membership of a given list (on that list)
> > along with giving instructions on how to remove yourself from the new list,
> > and then allowing a suitable time for comments and complaints before
> > deciding to mass-subscribe the members to the new list or not do so.
> > seul-edu subscribers, consider this the announcement I've mentioned above;
> > let me know what you think.
> >
> > As general information, I think the new schoolforge-discuss mailing list
> > should be the place for general discussion on the use of free/open
> > resources in schools, while the seul-edu list should become one for
> > SEUL/edu specific discussions only.  I expect that such a change, if made,
> > would mean the seul-edu mailing list would get much less traffic than it
> > currently does while the schoolforge-discuss list will pick up greatly.

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