Plan your openSUSE 11.3 release party now!view story

http://news.opensuse.org – (Distributions)

Cassidy: Linux could ease schools' tech crunchview story

http://linuxo.com – Mercury News: "I've been hearing from the penguins since I wrote recently that if Silicon Valley CEOs want the state to improve K-12 education, then they should take a bigger role in helping those schools deploy classroom technology from this century." (General)

Schools CIO lacks anti-Abbott planview story

http://www.itwire.com – Stephen Wilson, chief information officer of the NSW Department of Education and Training does not have a Plan B for making computers available to state school students if the Federal Opposition makes good its threat to pull the plug on the Digital Education Revolution if elected to Government. (IT news)

openSUSE Weekly News #125 is out!view story

http://news.opensuse.org – We are pleased to announce our new openSUSE Weekly News Issue 125. Enjoy it… (Distributions)

Brighton Grammar hand out iPadsview story

http://www.itwire.com – Students at Brighton Grammar School in Melbourne have had their hands on the Apple iPad for a couple of months already, despite the device only going on sale yesterday in Australia.  The iPad hand out is part of the schools hook-up with Apple to bring app development into the class room. (IT news)

GCompris-High quality Educational game for ages 2 to 10 in Ubuntuview story

http://ubuntuguide.net – 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. (HowTos)

Edubuntu Educational Ubuntu Linux 10.04 32Bit Lucid Lynx Screencast Reviewview story

http://linuxfilesystem.com – Screencast Review style Tutorial about Edubuntu Linux 10.04 DVD 32Bit Lucid Lynx which is an educational operating system that is a part of the Ubuntu Linux official derivative. It makes Ubuntu, the most popular Debian Linux-based operating system, a great choice for the computing needs of children, students, parents, teachers, and schools. I show you [...] (General)

Over a hundred schools using open sourceview story

http://linuxbsdos.com – More than a hundred schools across Finland are using open source for all of their desktop PCs, according to Opinsys, an open source services provider. The company assists ninety schools in 28 municipalities with the maintenance of PCs and laptops running Ubuntu Linux. Tens of other schools are managing similar PCs themselves, according to Mikko Soikkeli, [...] (General)

12 Great Map sites Besides Google Mapsview story

http://www.chaaps.com – (General)

Telstra and uni seek smarter solutionsview story

http://www.itwire.com – Telstra and the University of Western Sydney have signed a memorandum of understanding to work together on technologies to underpin teaching, learning and research; develop a ‘classroom of the future’; and forge closer links between the university and schools in the Greater West of Sydney. (IT news)