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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 (Red Hat) Feed
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
Open source news for your reading pleasure. August 30 - September 5, 2014 In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at the UK government and its design principles, open source for job interviews, Saudi Arabia and MOOCs, and more!
0 comments Posted 5 Sep 2014 by Robin Muilwijk Feed
Penguin swimming underwater
The new edX course, Introduction to Linux, is hosted by The Linux Foundation and teaches newbies all about Linux. Jen Wike takes the course and gives her account of what it's like.
35 comments Posted 29 Aug 2014 by Jen Wike (Red Hat) 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
open education resources
Almost 25 years ago a young engineer started an operating system project "just for fun" to run on his own hardware. He opened it up to the world, and through a combination of good design and good luck, Linux was born. The Internet was the fundamental enabling technology of the large scale... Read more
13 comments Posted 11 Mar 2014 by Amanda McPherson Feed
open source teaching and learning
At the age of 77, I have published my first eBook and have a MOOC. These were not endeavors I ever intended to undertake. I wanted to write Forms for a Future—a book about the civic discussions we need to have to have a future worthy of living. So, in the fall of 2007, after a 15 year absence from... Read more
0 comments Posted 26 Sep 2013 by Edward Renner Feed
Open source educational materials
What if teachers could fork educational materials just like software developers fork code? Imagine if educators far and wide could collaborate on curriculums beyond their school, district, or university. Imagine a revolutionized education system by way of the open source model. Well, the future is... Read more
9 comments Posted 23 Sep 2013 by Jason Hibbets (Red Hat) Feed
Open Education
MOOCs—or Massive Open Online Courses—have been getting a lot of attention lately. Just in the last year or so there’s been immense interest in the potential for large scale online learning, with significant investments being made in companies (Coursera, Udacity, Udemy), similar non-profit... Read more
2 comments Posted 14 Nov 2012 by Timothy Vollmer Feed