Free Software Magazine: Reclaiming ICT Education--Why Free Software is a Neccessity in Schools
Dec 03, 2006, 05:00 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Tim Cowlishaw)
"My formal education in computing ended at the age of 14, about
six weeks into a GCSE (The UK equivalent of the US's High School
Diploma) course in ICT. I've had a lifelong passion for computers,
but despite this, I opted instead to study Design and Technology
and never looked back.
"For anyone who has studied computing or ICT in a UK school,
this will probably come as little surprise..."