Scilab is recognized as having educational value by the French Department of Education.
Thanks to the initiative of Kannan Moudgalya of IIT Bombay:
185000 students have undergone Scilab training
551 Scilab Textbook Companions (TBC) that have been completed, and 88 of them in progress, are available from here
56 Completed labs and 10 labs in progress, under the Lab Migration project
24 Spoken Tutorials on Scilab are available in English and 113 in all Indian languages.
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