The Kerala government has adopted free and open source software (FOSS) for the state education department and for e-governance.
The curriculum department Saturday has also recommended extension of FOSS to higher secondary schools.
The implementation of this has been entrusted to the IT@school Project, a mission mode agency under the stateâ€™s general education department.
Information Technology was made a part of high school curriculum in Kerala in 2003 when IT was made a compulsory subject for Class 8.
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