EducationEducation programs offer a way to learn valuable skills or about subjects that might interest you right on your computer.
Edventure Course Management System Home Page
A course management system for teacher / student interaction via the Web. Written in PHP and has a SQL interface (Postgresql, MySQL, etc.). Functions include grade tracking, document repository, and the creation of on-line quizzes (complete with versioning of questions), as well as other common classroom on-line activities.
GCompris Home Page
Educational suite of 100+ activities for children 2 to 10. Categories include computer discovery, algebra, science, geography, games, reading and more.
Ggradebook Home Page
Ggradebook offers teachers a fully functonaly free tool for tracking students grades. It uses GTK+ and can optionally be compiled to use GNOME.
GNU Typist Home Page
Also known as Gtypist, GNU Typist provides the student with tutorials and exercises to practice and improve their typing skills. It supports multiple languages including Czech, English, Russian, Spanish, German, French and Norwegian.
KDE Education Project Home Page
Free Educational Software based on the KDE technologies. The primary focus is on schoolchildren aged 3 to 18, and the specialized user interface needs of young users. However, we also have programs to aid teachers in planning lessons
Pythońol Home Page
Pythońol is an all-in-one Spanish-English language educational software package capable of running on Linux / Unix,
Sugar Learning Platform Home Page
The award-winning Sugar Learning Platform promotes collaborative learning through Sugar Activities that encourage critical thinking, the heart of a quality education. Designed from the ground up especially for children, Sugar offers an alternative to traditional “office-desktop” software. Sugar is the core component of a worldwide effort to provide every child with equal opportunity for a quality education. Available in 25 languages, Sugar’s Activities are used every school day by almost two-million children in more than forty countries. Originally developed for the One Laptop per Child XO-1 netbook, Sugar runs on most computers.
Tux, of Math Command Home Page
Tux, of Math Command, also know as Tux Math, is a fun way for children to practice their math skills. Similar to the old Missile Command game, Tux defends his cities by solving math problems.
Tux4Kids Home Page
Tux4Kids develops high-quality software for kids, with the goal of combining fun and learning into an irresistable package. Includes TuxMath, TuxTyping and TuxPaint.