Teaching statistics involves teaching statistical software. What is the best statistical software to my opinion (and the opinion of thousands of other), of course .

A nice IDE is always useful, please consider using

Why is R so great ?

- Because it’s reasonnably easy
- Because most new statistical methods are available on R
- Because of active R communnity: many open-source online help and many exmaples

Here are some of my last discoveries or my favorite ones

Some are even in French - Prise en main de R et RStudio