[Tugindia] LaTeX in schools
mas at uomphysics.net
Mon Apr 7 14:03:17 CEST 2003
On Mon, Apr 07, 2003 at 11:51:48AM +0530, Amitabh Trehan wrote:
> Woaaa! This is an important discussion. I am only too happy to report
> that computer novices in our M.Sc. courses at Mahatma Gandhi
> Antarrashtriya Hindi Vishwavidyalaya have taken to Linux and LaTeX (yes,
> hand creation usig GVim) like ducks to water, but I envisage a shortage
> of teachers to carry out the job meaningfully.
Nice to know that. Our students, not all but most, took a fancy to
LaTeX. In fact, those with exposure to Word were more vocal in their
support for LaTeX :-D They were won over by the quality, not by ads.
On the editor side, the camp was divided between vim and ktexmaker2.
"It's like deja vu all over again." -- Yogi Berra
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