Objective: investigating understanding and usage of open source software by teachers and students in secondary schools that paretecipated to a specific FLOSS pilot program; assessing the overall level of confidence in using IT at school and during leisure time.


  • Introductory research

  • Semi-structured with school chairpersons, technicians,

  • Administration of questionnaires to students (380)

  • Administration of questionnairs to teachers (100)

  • Quantitative analysis

  • Final report

Role: Researcher

Client: MSC Dissertation Work, University of Pisa, Department of Social Sciences (2004)