Please pass this information along to everybody, especially the students.

Google is going to run a contest to get students involved in open source programming.

They are calling it “Google Code-in”

http://google-opensource.blogspot.com/2010/10/google-code-in-schools-out-codes-in.html

Even if your school isn’t running programming classes, there is a good chance you have some students who are learning to program on their own. Here’s a chance for the best of them to really advance their skills and open source community contacts.

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