Educational suite for Linux?
bthomas at psysolutions.com
Mon Sep 11 20:17:59 BST 2006
Thanks for the information. Basically, from what I've been able to tell
(I'm a techie as well and not an instructor), the Plato software
includes courses (science, math, etc..) and keeps up with a student's
grades and the student's progress. The course listings that I've found
Advanced Reading Strategies
Chemistry & Biology
Jonathan D. Proulx wrote:
> On Mon, Sep 11, 2006 at 01:39:38PM -0500, Brad Thomas wrote:
> :Hello everyone. I have recently setup an Edubuntu lab for the small
> :school we have here on campus. Everything has been going good with it
> :so far, however, the higher ups are starting to take a look at replacing
> :the lab already and using a software suite that is Windows based called
> :PLATO (www.plato.com). Is there anything like this already that is
> :available under Linux?
> Hopefully someone better aquained can answer more fully.
> The plato site is all industry buzz words so as a techie rather than a
> teacher (though I do have two children in elementary school) I can't
> tell what it actually purports to do.
> Two linux based systems that may be of interest are:
> iTALC classroom management software http://italc.sourceforge.net and
> Moodle course management software http://moodle.org
> Hope that helps.
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