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Educational Free Software and Savannah Projects

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"Free Software in Education"

This Savannah group will host some of our software projects; through it, for example, we plan to produce an installable software distribution. Check back here for more.

GNU Software

In addition to GNU/Linux, the GNU Software and the GNU Documentation, there are some GNU packages specially designed for education:

Other free software useful for education can be found at:

If you wish to know more, or if you would like to join a free educational software project, please have a look at the Savannah projects in the next section. Or drop us a mail at

Savannah Projects

Savannah is the GNU collaborative project management center. Many GNU and non-GNU Free Software and Free Documentation projects are hosted there. Here are some of the ones we've found; if you belong on this list, tell us at

Please note that the majority of these are development-only projects in varying states of completion, and not ready for full deployment.

K12 administration
K12 education
Special Purpose
Components and Libraries (for educational software developers)

Include your project here

If you have any educational project and it is based on GNU Philosophy, you can include it on this page. Just send a message to with the link to project page.

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