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The director of Open Source Training tells the story of how he got away from traditional teaching and testing methods and found joy again in teaching with the open source way.
3 comments Posted 18 Sep 2014 by Steve Burge Feed
An excellent, easy to use, open source alternative is Xerte, a learning object creation tool developed by the University of Nottingham.
0 comments Posted 17 Sep 2014 by Joshua Allen Holm Feed
What is open education and all of the resources out there all about? What does it all mean? Jodi Biddle tackles these big questions and more in this article for Opensource.com's Open Education Week.
2 comments Posted 11 Sep 2014 by Jodi Biddle Feed
If you answered Yes!, were you thinking of the principles of the open source way? Sharing, collaboration, transparency, and failing faster are all methods many teachers across grade school classrooms use to teach kids and help them learn about the world. Some more than others, perhaps? Or, do you... Read more
8 comments Posted 26 Aug 2014 by Opensource.com (Red Hat) Feed
open source courses at universities
Following my recent post on the initiatives now in place to rebalance the demographics of the Linux Kernel community, I would like to share a set of specific training activities to get beginners, specifically college students, involved in the kernel. These were created by an enthusiastic group at... Read more
2 comments Posted 18 Nov 2013 by Luis Ibanez Feed
Raspberry Pi used at SUNY Albany
The Raspberry Pi has replaced the textbook at the State University of New York at Albany in the class, Information in the 21st Century. Ethan Sprissler is the instructor for the 900 student class (split into two sections, 400 and 500 students respectively). He uses the Raspberry Pi instead of the... Read more
16 comments Posted 23 Oct 2013 by Luis Ibanez Feed