Having a Linux club at school is still a fairly uncommon idea, but it is one that opens up many possibilities for fun, learning, and service for your kids.

When we started, we had no idea how big our club would get or how many different activities we would get into. But as we kept going, the club grew, the ideas grew, and the reach of our club grew. In the future, I am confident we will be doing some new things I have absolutely no knowledge of today!

How big or small your club gets is entirely up to you. Do what makes the most sense for you, your students, and your school. Let me give you a few last minute tips:

If it’s not too much trouble, when you start your Linux club, please let me know about it. You can reach me at:

Finally, don’t forget to have fun. Good luck, and remember: this is an experiment. We don’t know what is going to happen!