open education

Three University of British Columbia computer science students reflect on a summer of contributing to open source projects.
0 comments Posted 16 Sep 2015 by Matt MacLennan Feed
A student's perspective on how you can attract students to your open source project.
1 comment Posted 11 Sep 2015 by Aleksandar Todorović Feed
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
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.
5 comments Posted 8 Sep 2015 by Dr. Bryson Payne Feed
Five stars for Top 5 articles of the week
In this week's Top 5, our best articles of the week are about a new Blender short film, alternatives to Minecraft, back to school with open source, impostor syndrome, and teaching student sys admins.
0 comments Posted 4 Sep 2015 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
Mozilla's Emma Irwin talks about the work she does for Mozilla's Participation Team and the broader Mozilla Project.
0 comments Posted 8 Jul 2015 by Benjamin Kerensa Feed
Open Source in Education chalkboard
Teachers learn how to create curriculum courses through a sprint. The sprint was supported by a National Science Foundation (NSF)-funded project to investigate the potential for student learning from a professional open source community (called "vertical teaming").
0 comments Posted 24 Jun 2015 by Gina Likins (Red Hat) Feed
A classroom discussion of Raspberry Pi
The Raspberry Pi Foundation's Ben Nuttall explains how his organization collaborated with the Raspberry Pi community to create new learning materials for educators.
0 comments Posted 8 Jun 2015 by Ben Nuttall Feed
Firefox developer edition blue logo modified by Jen Wike Huger via Creative Commons license
Find out how Mozilla utilizes open education resources (OERs) to improve and increase participation in their communities.
2 comments Posted 26 Mar 2015 by Emma Irwin Feed
I learned about David Lippman from an article on TeamOpen and realized I needed to talk to him more about his work in open education and open source. David is a professor at Pierce College and has saved students a million dollars with his shared textbooks. He also built IMathAS, a free, open source... Read more
2 comments Posted 23 Mar 2015 by Nicole C. Engard Feed