[ubuntu-uk] Persuading a school to switch
jgrabham at googlemail.com
Tue Mar 25 21:43:42 GMT 2008
Skegness..... Grammar School...
On Tue, Mar 25, 2008 at 9:30 PM, Dianne Reuby <pramclub at yahoo.co.uk> wrote:
> Skegness Grammar use Linux - you can find their IT department case study
> of the advantages here:
> On Tue, 2008-03-25 at 17:04 +0000, Craig wrote:
> > Hello everyone,
> > I have been an Ubuntu user for not very long (since around
> October) and
> > have been amazed at the stability, compatibility and usability amongst
> > many other things. I think it really shows what a community can do if
> > they pull together - they can develop an operating system that (in my
> > biased opinion) is better than that of a multi-billion pound company.
> > I am 13 and go to Court Moor School in Hampshire. The school is
> > keen on getting the latest technology - virtual learning environments,
> > computerised registration etc. Currently I am persuading various people
> > around the school to switch to ubuntu. I have found quite a few people
> > who would be interested in having someone who really knows what they're
> > talking about to show them some of the features and the security they
> > could use and some of the things included in edubuntu.
> > Obviously this is still in early stages, I was just wondering if
> > is something that anyone would possibly be interested in doing so I
> > could negotiate further. Otherwise, any ideas on ways to persuade a
> > school to switch to ubuntu?
> > Craig.
> ubuntu-uk at lists.ubuntu.com
Mr JE Grabham
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