Bryan Lunduke, author of Linux for Hank an children’s introduction Linux, has posted a great article discussing the various Linux distributions aimed at children. The timing is great as the Kano Kickstarter that packages up the Raspberry Pi with a child friendly OS has just hit $450k in four days – it’s target goal of $100k was obliterated within about 16 hours!
With my daughter nearing 3 years old, the topic of “how best to introduce a young kid to computers” has been on my mind a great deal. And since my home (and work) computing life revolves around Linux, the ideal is to introduce her to the wide, wonderful world of Linux and Open Source.
Here’s the full How to introduce linux to your little Kid article: