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Re: [school-discuss] what pieces of software would you demo to

I know. We had the same issue with using a wiki as a collaborative learning system. Researchers complained that kids would not manage it. In fact, the kids had no problem - it was mainly the adults who got lost.

Bill Barowy wrote:

I understand your point. Children, especially in supportive environments, can
learn these tools with remarkable ease. But for a traditional school
context, school staff would often like to see something more childish. It's
more about the context than the kids. :-)


On Wednesday 18 February 2004 11:11 am, Yishay Mor wrote:

My 7 yr old son has been using Knoppix for 2 years. Are you implying the
interface looks too childish? ;)

- Yishay

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