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From sebb <>
Subject Re: [IDEA] "Back to School with AOO" blog post
Date Fri, 23 Aug 2013 11:36:25 GMT
On 22 August 2013 18:54, Rob Weir <> wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 6, 2013 at 10:40 AM, Rob Weir <> wrote:
>> It is that time of year now:  back to school.
>> I wonder if this could make a good blog post.   Of course, AOO being
>> free is core part of the story.  But even better would be if we had a
>> "top 10" list of ways in which AOO is great for school.
>> Maybe specific templates or extensions that are especially useful for school?
>> Good for students as well as for teachers?
>> Any special tips or techniques about using AOO for school work?
>> If we can come up with 10 nice ideas, I can write it up in a blog post.
>> Pleas share any ideas you might have.
> Here is a draft blog post, using a number of the ideas suggested in this thread:

Minor nits:

s/multiple computer./multiple computers./

"You can use OpenOffice perpetually," - that does not read well to me.
Perpetually means ceaselessly/continuously to me - which is not
something we should encourage! (kids also need to get out and about)

Perhaps put something like:

"You can use OpenOffice, with no subscription fees - ever. "

Although the picture is fun, it is obviously US and white (and not recent).
I'm not sure it gives the correct message for a multilingual modern appliction.

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