I'm thinking about maybe teaching about computers. So what useful software is there for teaching or doing presentations? Linux, Windows, or websites; as long as it is open source or free. Is there a free way to remotely share a desktop with a group of people?
For students to refer. With loads of interactive lessons, reference materials and games, they play a significant role in transforming the conventional mode of teaching in classrooms. The growth in mobile app development has led to the advent of apps for specific subjects, making learning at every stage a fun-filled experience.
Written by: Beverley Head | Published in: ProfilerIt was the weather that led Telstra’s Susi Steigler-Peters to teaching. As she stood in the university admissions queue at Newcastle University, the science queues were long, the teaching queues shorter, and her friends were agitating to get to the beach, so she signed up for teaching instead.
GCompris is a high quality educational software suite comprising of numerous activities for children aged 2 to 10.Some of the activities are game orientated, but nonetheless still educational. Below you can find a list of categories with some of the activities available in that category.
ITworld discusses the importance of open source in teaching: "DeKoenigsberg told the attendees of educators, researchers, and students that academic institutions are missing a real opportunity for instruction if they aren't teaching with open source software.
UberStudent, a Linux distribution for learning, doing, and teaching academic success at the higher education and advanced secondary levels, has reached version 4.0. UberStudent 4.0 has been dubbed Socrates. It features a traditional desktop environment and is based on Xfce. The distribution aims to be a complete, ready-to-go, and out-of-the-box Learning Platform for education.
I installed the educational software gcompris and gcompris-en from the Education Repository for opensuse 11.3 x86-64 but when I run the app I get no sound. When I go to settings and click to enable sound, nothing happens. Sounds works fine for other apps.