Open source software may be a good solution for your
state, district, or school. This site will help you weigh that choice.
Anyone can change or share open source software.
PROS & CONS
Open source software has many potential advantages and disadvantages.
Educators are using open source software for a variety of solutions.
Each school or district should compare their needs and goals with the potential value of open source software.
A glossary, handouts, links, recommended reading, references, and research
It's almost as though the village blacksmiths of the world can now
build axles in their backyards, assemble them together and compete with General
Motors. - Paul Maritz,