FOSS Education Primer
This primer covers the use of Free/Open Source Software (FOSS) from schools to universities
This primer covers the use of FOSS from schools to universities. It provides a brief overview of how it can help in setting up the IT infrastructure and administration of educational institutions and considers software (mainly proprietary) which is now used as the basis for IT curricula and alternative FOSS which is available.
The primer can be downloaded from the following links:
- PDF Format (659KB)
- PDF Format - UNESCO Brazilian Portuguese translation (1.8MB)
The primer is intended to be a living document, constantly updated to reflect the latest information and available to all. It is released under the Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 license and should always be available from the IOSN website.