DebianEdu is about improving Debian to make it the best distribution for educational use.

The coordination of this project happens on You can subscribe to it by using the form available here (public archives of the list are at the same place) :

How to help

You can help in many ways :



For an easy installation of the education-related software, there are some metapackages for DebianEdu.

see packages : education-tasks (and all education-* packages)

Feel free to propose enhancements to those metapackages on the mailing list.


  (Q: How about Localization / Internationalization?)

This Debian sub-project should collaborate with many other entities which are interested in free software for education :

You'll find more links to various educational resources in ?DebianEduBookmarks.

A bit of history

This new Debian sub-project is the continuation of the "Debian Education" french distribution made by Logidee with the help of a group of teachers called [Linux & Pedagogie]