Schoolforge, a global coalition of organizations dedicated to promoting open-source software in education, announced the launch of its web site Jan. 8. The alliance was formed in November when members of the online groups SEUL/edu, Open Source Schools, the K-12 Linux in Schools project, and the Open Source Educational Foundation decided to develop a central organization to help educators take advantage of open-source and free software resources. Composed of more than 30 open-source educational organizations on five continents, the all-volunteer Schoolforge aims to help its member organizations introduce open resources to primary and secondary educational settings; help educators use and

...

Subscribe to Read More

Are You an Educator?

Get Free online access to all our news and resources