A look at how The Open Organization and the FOSSisms it embraces can revitalize K-12 education.
The U.S. Department of Education has an interest in broadening the impact of its grants, so it announced a notice of proposed rule making (NPRM) on October 29. The proposed rule would require intellectual property created with Department of Education grant funding to be openly licensed to the... Read more
Communty moderator Don Watkins discusses The Open Organization's implications in the field of education.
Mariam Kiran shares tips and lessons learned from leading a class of 80 students working on open source technology.
Three University of British Columbia computer science students reflect on a summer of contributing to open source projects.
A student's perspective on how you can attract students to your open source project.
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.
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
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.
People of all ages are heading back to school now. For the next couple of weeks, Opensource.com is highlighting a range of open source software, hardware, and tools for students and educators. We'll also sprinkle in open education stories for good measure. Read more in our Back to School series.