[Tugindia] LaTeX in schools

Sridhar M.A. 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. 

Sridhar M.A.

"It's like deja vu all over again."   -- Yogi Berra

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