Welcome to the DEK (Desktop Environment for Kids) project home page

DEK (Desktop Environment for Kids) is a project to bring the functionallity of Edmark's KidDesk Family Edition to the Linux (and UNIX in general) world. Edmark's KidDesk Family Edition is presently available for MS-Windows and MacOS. It is an application that does the following:

I bought Edmark's KidDesk Family Edition for my niece -- my sister has a old Mac IIci -- when she was about 5 years old (she is now 10). My niece loves this program.

This program would also be great in a classroom environment as well as in a home environment. Given the high cost of MS-Windows (and the recent problems various charities are having with Microsoft), this would be good package to install on Linux boxes for use by underprividged kids.

Powered By Tcl Logo Content and CGI Scripts (powered by Tcl) Copyright © 2001 Robert Heller. Comments about this site or the scripts that power it should be sent to Robert Heller.