Free Software Used At Swasey Central School:
For PDF viewing and multimedia content you will want to add Adobe Reader for reading PDF files, and include the Flash and Shockwave Players to your web browsers, such as Internet Explorer, or Mozilla Firefox.
A package for recording and editing audio.
Note: You will want to include the package called LAME for creating MP3 files.Information for obtaining LAME is included on the web site for Audacity.
An educational suite of games for younger kids.
Note: The Windows version is not the complete suite. The Windows version must be purchased to get all the available activities. Even if you choose not to purchase the full package, there are still many educational games included.
A full fledged office package that contains a word processor, spreadsheets, presentations, and more. Can read and create Microsoft's Office formats and can also create PDFs.
Comparable to Microsoft Office, Lotus Smartsuite, Corel Wordperfect, and other such office packages.