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Welcome to esc3 DOT ORG ... tis the month ofTranslation: Educational Software Covering 3 "flavors" DOT ORG
Edubuntu is a version of the Ubuntu operating system suitable for classroom use. As an educator you'll be able to set up a computer lab, or establish an online learning environment, in an hour or less -- then administer that environment without having to become a fully-fledged Linux geek.
Edubuntu is currently under development by the same development team that produces the wildly popular Ubuntu system. It's a customized version of Ubuntu, scheduled for initial release in October 2005 at the same time as Ubuntu 5.10.
One of the "hotest technologies" today is related to audio - listening to music via ITunes or some similar application/device. This technology now "expanding/evolving" and there are applications for Educators and ISD's who "think web"! Check it out: The audio/video Revolution has begun!
Recently rated #2 in Content Management Systems (OpenSourceCMS) and has a branch of developers that are putting together a specific portal just for Education! :)
Moodle stands for "Multiuser Object Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment"! Moodle is a Learning Management System (LMS) where teachers and students can interact via the web.
Some ISD's in Region 3 ESC's "territory" have Mambo's as their main web site OR as a part of their web site.
For example, how would you like your web site to generate content for you? It's possible with RSS! Read about RSS and NewsFeeds here!
Not Just Talkin' the Talk Here! Actually Waddlin' the
Hmmmm ... brings to mind ... "It's Free! It works! DUH!" :) Wanna see? Check out the presentation files yourself! :)
Have installed a version of OO especially for MacOSX called
"NeoOfficeJ"! From NeoOffice/J Home page the suite is described as:
I'll vouch for that! :)
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