Ubuntu is an operating system that is free of charge. (What does this do and why might a teacher care?)
What is this? Edit
This technology is an operating system that includes applications such as word processing, e-mail, web server software, free security updates, and much more.
Application in Innovation Edit
Innovation applications: many
Ubuntu might be applied by a teacher to increase engagement and learning opportunities through the use of applications to create presentations and using the internet server to create webpages, blogs, etc.
Applications in Efficiency Edit
Efficiency applications: many
This technology might be applied by a teacher to leverage effort and reduce overhead
Applications in Community Edit
Community applications: many
The internet server allows a teacher to create webpages, use e-mail, create blogs to help in building connections in a learning community.
Required technical proficiency Edit
Ubuntu is easy to use with a simple installation.
Similar to / different from Edit
(Many educational technologies overlap in their applications. Are there any other technologies that provide similar applications? How do the features of this technology compare to those of similar or overlapping technologies?)
(Anything a teacher or student should watch out for?)
Official page Edit