Daily Archives: August 11, 2005

Open Source Hits Education

Open Source Hits Education

Two recent posts in eSchool News have peeked my interest as to the feasibility and complexity of implementing open source software into the educational environment.  The first, “Open source not quite the panacea, say three schools”, examines three schools that have deployed open source software and found mixed to poor results.  One school, Pembina Trails

Academy of Hope

I met last night with the outreach team for the Arlington Academy of Hope, a school in Uganda built and supported by educators and volunteers from Arlington, VA.  Founded by John and Joyce Wanda, who were born and raised in a rural village in Uganda and immigrated to the US in 1996, the Arlington Academy