A free course management system (CMS) to create online learning sites
Moodle is a Course Management System (CMS), also known as a Learning Management System (LMS) or a Virtual Learning Environment (VLE). It is a Free web application that educators can use to create effective online learning sites. https://moodle.org/
An award-winning drawing program for children ages 3 to 12
Tux Paint is a free, award-winning drawing program for children ages 3 to 12. It combines an easy-to-use interface, fun sound effects, and an encouraging cartoon mascot who guides children as they use the program. Kids are presented with a blank canvas and a variety of drawing tools to help them be creative. Along with paintbrush, shapes and text, Tux Paint includes a "stamp" feature to add pre-drawn or photographic imagery to pictures, and a set of "magic tools" that provide filter effects (like blur, tint and waves) and interesting drawing tools (like train tracks, bubbles and grass). Tux Paint includes a collection of "starter" images, both coloring-book style and photo-realistic, and a large collections of stamps are available as a separate download. Additional content can be added by parents and teachers, or downloaded from 3rd parties. Tux Paint is available for Linux, BSD, Windows, Mac OS X and Haiku operating systems.
A planetarium software that shows a 3D simulation of the night sky
Stellarium renders 3D photo-realistic skies in real time with OpenGL. It displays stars, constellations, planets, nebulae and others things like ground, landscape, atmosphere, etc.
A circuit simulator with graphical user interface (GUI)
Qucs is a circuit simulator with graphical user interface. The software aims to support all kinds of circuit simulation types, e.g. DC, AC, S-parameter, Transient, Noise and Harmonic Balance analysis. Pure digital simulations are also supported.
A very efficient tutor.
A touch typing tutor very flexible, supporting customizable keyboard layouts. You can edit and save new or unknown keyboard layouts, as the basic course was designed to not depend on specific ones. Also, there are some charts about the learning process.
Zekr is an open source Quran study software for Windows, Linux and Mac. It's designed to ease access to the most authentic and valuable text of Muslims. Zekr provides Quran translations, recitation, search and other features to study Holy Quran.
Free music notation & composition software
MuseScore is the leading free & open source music notation software for Windows, Mac and Linux. It is easy to use and makes beautiful sheet music. MuseScore is often praised as a cost effective alternative for Sibelius and Finale. Support MuseScore at http://musescore.org/en/donate Like MuseScore on Facebook: http://facebook.com/musescore
"Tux, of Math Command" is a math drill game starring Tux, the Linux Penguin. Lessons are included from simple number typing through addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of positive and negative numbers. It is intended for kids ~4-10.
Open Source Learning Management System
Claroline is collaborative learning environment based on PHP/mySQL. It allows teachers or education institutions to create and administer courses through the web. The software provides group management, forums, document repositories, calendar, SCORM,...
FET is free timetabling software for schools, high-schools and universities. Scheduling is done automatically. Please visit the project web site https://lalescu.ro/liviu/fet/ to be sure you always have the latest version
VirtualX has all features that you need to manage an online exam
VirtualX is an open source online examination system and can be used across organization types such as Colleges/Universities, Schools etc. This tool allows Administrators, Examiners, and Question Setters to add/edit/delete questions and schedule tests, quizzes, exams and generate reports. Some of the key features of this tool are Role based security among different question setters, schedule exams for examinees and send email with login details, managing questions of 11 different types (Multiple choice, Multiple selection, fill ups, true/false, yes/no, Likert, matrix, drag/drop, image based, hierarchical and multiple choice), categorizing questions for easy accessibility, assign marks to every individual question, randomizing the presentation of question, secure delivery of questions during exams, easy mark based evaluation process, display result, reports and graphical analysis on demand etc. This multilingual tool has other features like blog/discussion as well as document sharing.
Wikipedia offline & more
Kiwix is an offline reader for Web content. It's especially intended to make Wikipedia available offline. With Kiwix, you can enjoy Wikipedia on a boat, in the middle of nowhere... or in Jail. Kiwix manages to do that by reading ZIM files, a highly compressed open format with additional meta-data.
Standards Compliant Learning Management System
ATutor is an Open Source Web-based Learning Management System (LMS), designed with accessibility and adaptability in mind. Author interoperable e-learning content, provides social networking, and adheres to standards. Put your courses online.
A cross-platform Bible application for the Linux & Windows communities. Xiphos is no longer developed at SF; the SVN tree has been locked, the mailing lists are disabled, and we have moved to GitHub. Please see https://github.com/crosswire/xiphos. Releases up to 4.0.4 are present here. From 4.0.5 onward, see GitHub.
Graph is a program used for drawing graphs of mathematical functions. It is easy to use while having a lot of features and settings. Official web site is located at http://www.padowan.dk
Educational Software for children aged 2 to 10.
GCompris is a high quality educational software suite comprising of numerous activities for children aged 2 to 10. Some of the activities are game oriented, but nonetheless still educational.
eFront Community has been discontinued since 2015. We would like to encourage you to try our new eFront LMS, which was built from the ground up. Visit the site https://www.efrontlearning.com/migration/ for more information
forma.lms is a Learning Management System (LMS), opensource lms
forma.lms is an open-source, web-based elearning platform (learning management system - LMS), used to manage and deliver online training courses. It's focused on corporate training needs. The projects forma.lms ((aka formalms) was originally created as a fork of Docebo CE v 4.0.5. The support comnunity of forma.Lms is active on http://www.elearningcommunity.net
OpenTeacher is an opensource application that helps you learn a foreign language vocabulary. Just enter some words in your native and foreign language, and OpenTeacher tests you.
A Logo interpreter and programming environment specialized for schools
A Logo interpreter and programming environment specialized for schools. It is a revised version of XLogo, published on http://xlogo.tuxfamily.org/. The Logo dialect is almost the same as Xlogo's, but some Logo commands were reimplemented to fit with the new programming environment and workspace. Some commands which were buggy in the original XLogo have been fixed. The interpreter works now more efficient due to the usage of more suitable data structures. The output of turtle graphics is now smoother and more appealing due to different rendering settings. Various features have been added to support better user experience and satisfaction in schools. @Translations: The new GUI parts are available in * English * German * French * Italian If you would like to make the application available in your language and if you would like to contribute, please contact us. * * * * * * * * * * * News * * * * * * * * * * The X4S Manual is now available on the files page.
Student Information System for School Management
Free Student Information System designed for school administration. Modules included: - School Setup - Students (demographics, contacts...) - Grades - Scheduling - Eligibility - Attendance - Accounting - Student Billing - Discipline - Food Service Manage your school in one web-application written in PHP/SQL. RosarioSIS is multilingual and offers Moodle integration. Try RosarioSIS, check the demo: https://www.rosariosis.org/demo/ Quick Setup Guide: https://www.rosariosis.org/quick-setup-guide/
WYSIWYG engineering calculations in MS Excel, report generation.
The Excellator program helps in the management of basic computations in MS Excel and creation of reports in MS Word. Excellator facilitates to process a MS Excel book which is a self-contained document and is fully operable independently of Excellator. Working style is WYSIWYG - all formulae and data are displayed in the computational table. Cell addresses are not used, only variable names are used instead. Presentation http://prezi.com/6yrd0msgz9ch/?utm_campaign=share&utm_medium=copy&rc=ex0share Quick start Demo http://excellator.ru/en/gallery.html The Demo on the Multi-step and variation calculations http://excellator.ru/en/gallery1.html
MediaWiki is the collaborative editing software that runs Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia, and other projects. MediaWiki is no longer distributed via SourceForge, for downloads and other information please visit www.mediawiki.org.
Simple plugin based dictionary program for Symbian cellular phones.
Online translator with some advanced features
TAO Translator (formerly, The Advanced Online Translator) uses online translation services to provide translations. Currently supported services: * Google Translate - supports translation, transliteration for most non-latin scripts, language detection, and dictionary with reverse translations for single words. * Microsoft Translator (a.k.a. Bing Translator) - supports translation and language detection. * Yandex.Translate - supports translation and language detection. * Yandex.Dictionaries - supports dictionary with transcription for some languages, synonyms, and reverse translations. More services might be added in future. This project is archive of all TAO Translator releases.