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Deployments: Education

Universites and schools around the world are deploying OpenDocument. If you are aware of additional support in the education community, please add to this page (log in and select the "edit" tab above).

North America
  • Brandon Elementary School in Atlanta, Georgia, USA: 250 desktops running on K12LTSP. Project began in May, 2005.
  • Noxon Schools in Montana, USA: 185 desktops moved to OpenOffice in December 2005. (60 run OOo on Windows, 125 on Linux.) Also summarized on EdTech.
  • Earlham College, a Quaker college in Richmond, Indiana, upgraded all of its public computers to OpenOffice at the beginning of 2005.
  • Bacone College in Oklahoma.
  • SUNY Albany: ResNet, the campus IT services group, provides incoming students with the ResNet Software Suite CD, which includes Firefox, Thunderbird,, anti-spyware and anti-virus applications.
  • University of Detroit Jesuit High School and Academy: 268 desktops in summer 2003.
  • Public Schools in Portland, Oregon, USA
  • The US State of Indiana will deploy up to 300,000 Linspire Linux computers with over the next few years: Linspire press release.
  • Glenwood School for Boys and Girls, Glenwood, IL, USA: Migrated to 2 on over 100 desktops in our Grades 2-8 school in September 2005 (started with beta release), replacing MS Office 2000. Distributed 100 installation CDs to students to take home in December 2005. Have deployed OpenOffice or StarOffice to every computer on our campus, approximately 200 desktops in all. While MS Office is still used by many staff members, this was our first year to use OpenOffice exclusively for our students in the academic program.
  • Ontario Ministry of Education
South America




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