NewsForge: Interview: Ian Lynch, Creator, INGOTs Free Software Service Certification
Jan 26, 2005, 10:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Marco Fioretti)
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Fioretti for this link. ]
"Are the INGOTs traditional courses?
"No. We don't force new courses into an already overcrowded
school curriculum. We just give extra reward and incentive to
students and teachers for good practice and up-to-date thinking.
The certificates describe desired outcomes and provide criteria
that the candidate can assess themselves against. Our trained
assessors award the certificate when they and the candidate agree
the criteria have been met..."