Education

Blue clouds, open source cloud
10 courses touching on various aspects of the open source cloud, all freely available. Educate yourself!
0 comments Posted 10 Sep 2014 by Jason Baker (Red Hat) Feed
Review of three easy to use Drupal distributions designed for education: Julio, Open Academy, and Opigno LMS.
0 comments Posted 10 Sep 2014 by Joshua Holm Feed
Working with the Open Education Working Group, a new area that is starting to show real traction is open education data.
0 comments Posted 10 Sep 2014 by Marieke Guy Feed
Penguins gathered together in the Artic
I suspect that many of your days in high school looked something like this: An adult teacher stands in the front of a square room, lecturing or drawing, with a flood of facts, figures, and dates flowing into a well organized grid of neatly arranged desks. As the teacher lectures, students... Read more
2 comments Posted 9 Sep 2014 by Charlie Reisinger Feed
Scientific writing with JotGit
Is it true that kids who love Linux are some of the smartest and most creative students at school?
5 comments Posted 9 Sep 2014 by Phil Shapiro Feed
The academic paper is old—older than the steam engine, the pocket watch, the piano, and the light bulb. The first journal, Philosophical Transactions, was published on March 6, 1665. Now that doesn’t mean that the journal article format is obsolete—many inventions much older are still in wide use... Read more
0 comments Posted 4 Sep 2014 by Shauna Gordon-McKeon Feed
school supplies for back to school
Opensource.com will be hosting two weeks of open education content from September 8 - 19 featuring educators, students, and others writing about better, cheaper, and smarter ways to learn.
0 comments Posted 2 Sep 2014 by Jen Wike (Red Hat) Feed
In July 2014, the Open Knowledge Foundation Germany launched the Code for Germany project to get civic tech pioneers and open data enthusiasts involved and engaged.
0 comments Posted 1 Sep 2014 by Fiona Krakenbürger Feed
David Baumgold of edX shares his recap of his experience at OSCON 2014, which included a talk about MOOCs, open source, and education.
0 comments Posted 29 Aug 2014 by David Baumgold Feed
It's back to school for many kids in the United States, and soon to be so for many others around the world. While open source software and hardware are used less often to teach kids in grade school about the world, open principles are. They are what you might think of as the most natural methods of... Read more
0 comments Posted 27 Aug 2014 by Jen Wike (Red Hat) Feed

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