Linux Journal: Bit Prepared: A Missing Link?
Apr 16, 2004, 13:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Marco Fioretti)
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"These days, software and good education cannot live without
each other. Nobody could deny that the two are linked in many ways.
To the best of my knowledge, however, one of those ways, and not
the least important one, has not been officially practiced yet.
Everybody knows that many schools and educators worldwide have to
work with a null or tight budget. This forces them to look for the
most cost effective tools. Other selection criteria are much more
"Schools should teach students ways of living that benefit
society as a whole. The most fundamental mission of schools is to
teach people to be good citizens and good neighbors--to cooperate
with others who need their help..."