The Spoken Tutorial Project is about teaching and learning a particular FOSS (Free and Open Source Software) like Linux, Scilab, LaTeX, PHP & MySQL, Java, C/C++, Libre Office etc. via an easy Video tool - Spoken Tutorials. Some of the salient features of Spoken Tutorial are as follows:
- This distance education method is highly conducive to self-learning.
- Support from IIT Bombay is available over Skype
- Enhances students’ skills for their career
Nowadays, SMEs and Govt. departments are moving to Open Source Software like Linux OS. Students with this knowledge will have an edge in the job market. They can also become entrepreneurs and use Open Source Software in their businesses, and save money vs., if they were using commercial software. G L Bajaj has taken initiative to join hands with Spoken Tutorial Project to Bridge the Digital Divide in our nation.
G L Bajaj being associated with Spoken Tutorial Project organized several activities so that this project can achieve its desired goals in a planned manner.