[ubuntu-uk] Persuading a school to switch

Rob Beard rob at esdelle.co.uk
Tue Apr 1 15:58:48 BST 2008

Quoting Alistair Crust <alistair at skegnessgrammar.org>:

> On Fri, 2008-03-28 at 18:34 +0000, Rob Beard wrote:
>> Alistair Crust wrote:
>> > On Tue, 2008-03-25 at 21:30 +0000, Dianne Reuby wrote:
>> >> Skegness Grammar use Linux - you can find their IT department case study
>> >> of the advantages here:
>> >> http://www.schoolforge.org.uk/index.php/Skegness_Grammar
>> >>
>> <snip>
>> > and their contact details bellow, If you have any specific questions
>> > just mail me, on, or off-list and I'll do my best to reply.
>> >
>> > I can answer the more technical "how do i configure" questions where as
>> > my boss garry at skegnessgrammar.org can answer the political, curriculum
>> > and policy questions.
>> >
>> > Kind regards
>> Hi Alistair,
>> Is this offer open to everyone in the Ubuntu UK mailing list?
>> I'm currently trying to help get Moodle (and hopefully after that an
>> LTSP installation) into a school that a work colleague's wife has just
>> been asked to cover ICT on, so any help with political things would be
>> ideal.  I have offered to try and help support them as best as I can
>> (although I do have a day job too).
>> I think even getting Moodle in the door would be a start for them.
>> Rob
> Sorry its taken so long to reply.
> Yes the offer is open to anyone. Although I must point out we do have a
> school to manage which must remain our priority, so I can't guarantee
> the speed of any response, but we do our best :-)

Thanks Alistair, that's perfectly understandable, it's just handy if  
we have any queries to be able to ask someone in the know. :-)


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