Open data brain
Hear what it's like to learn about Hadoop and related tools for big data processing from two students and their professor who utilized open source tools for experimenting with "smart cities" data.
0 comments Posted 10 Sep 2015 by Mariam Kiran Feed
Now entering its third year, the ROSE (Red Hat Open Source for Education) Project is a cross-community effort that brings students from Tira together with students from Yonatan Middle School in Ra'anana to the Red Hat offices in Israel to learn about the Linux operating system and Python... Read more
1 comment Posted 9 Sep 2015 by Laura Novich (Red Hat) Feed
teacher learner
What if we became laser-focused on introducing children to bots, drones, 3D printers, and coding in high school, middle school, and elementary school? We could raise a new generation of inventors, creators, makers, and problem-solvers.
4 comments Posted 8 Sep 2015 by Dr. Bryson Payne Feed
Community Moderator Don Watkins reviews Bryson Payne's "Teach Your Kids to Code," a book he says is a valuable resource for anyone who wants to learn to code.
0 comments Posted 7 Sep 2015 by Don Watkins Feed
Michael Taggart explains why learning Python is the best path for students after the usual learn-to-code activities.
1 comment Posted 4 Sep 2015 by Michael Taggart Feed
teacher learner
The philosophy of the open organization has implications in the field of education, community moderator Don Watkins explains.
2 comments Posted 2 Sep 2015 by Don Watkins Feed
Book stack
Student sys admins need hands-on, practical experience with a wide variety of software. We look at how one professor trains future system administrators.
7 comments Posted 1 Sep 2015 by Joshua Allen Holm Feed
school supplies for back to school
Charlie Reisinger takes a look at a few affordable and stress-free open source software tools to help students and teachers make learning fun and stress-free.
11 comments Posted 31 Aug 2015 by Charlie Reisinger Feed
Open Source in Education chalkboard
Computer science courses at universities are great at teaching algorithms, basic principles, and the theoretical foundation of computing. While these are essential for broader grasp of the discipline, graduates often find themselves lacking the practical skills needed by companies in their day-to-... Read more
1 comment Posted 19 Aug 2015 by Radek Pazdera Feed
Why teach students open source values? Rishi Hindocha explains.
3 comments Posted 5 Aug 2015 by Rishi Hindocha Feed