Getting open source into councils

Summary:ZDNet UK learns about a Creative Commons project being used by schools, and an effort to help with large-scale open-source projects

Schools are signing up to share Creative Commons content, and councils are joining a scheme that helps with large-scale open-source projects, according to Gary Clawson, chief executive the Northwest Learning Grid, talking to ZDNet UK at the Bett educational technology show.

Topics: Tech Industry


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