Open Source Community Pushes Canberra on School Computer Fund
Jul 02, 2008, 18:00 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Australia's open source community leaders have written an open
letter to Deputy Prime Minister Julia Gillard calling for
consideration of free and open source software in the
implementation of the Digital Education Revolution for the National
ï»¿Secondary School Computer Fund.
"The letter, signed by 10 local open source professionals, calls
for greater use of free and open source software in schools,
particularly with the election promise of $1000 to fund a computer
for every secondary student in the country..."