One of the ways that kids can increase their chances of succeeding is computer knowledge. One great way to expose kids to the intricacies of operating systems is open source, Linux software. Simply installing Linux in VM Ware
is a great way to get started. With a Satellite Internet
, DSL or cable connection, kids can play with all sorts of systems. They can then learn the basic skills needed to tweak the systems, therefore increasing their knowledge in how computers work. Most open source software is free and can be a great tool to tutor kids. What do you guys think?