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
Penguins gathered together in the Artic
Student members of the Asian Penguins were uncomfortable with the group's diversity issues. Now, contributions from a wide range of participants have made the club richer.
3 comments Posted 11 Aug 2015 by Stu Keroff Feed
In June this year, a few open source projects expanded and several useful resources were published, along with many other developments in the digital humanities. Joshua Allen Holm highlights the most interesting of them in this article.
0 comments Posted 6 Jul 2015 by Joshua Allen Holm Feed
Beginners to Open Source, code background
Recently, I had the pleasure of attending a talk by Gina Likins from Red Hat at the 2015 Consortium for Computing Sciences in Colleges (CCSC): South Central conference about teaching open source.
9 comments Posted 27 Apr 2015 by Nicole C. Engard Feed
Bio4J was selected to be part of Google Summer of Code 2014 this year, and what began this summer has recently culminated in great success, after months of work by the Era7 Bioinformatics team.
1 comment Posted 7 Nov 2014 by Rosa Martin Feed
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.
5 comments Posted 18 Sep 2014 by Steve Burge Feed
Last summer was special for the Creative Commons China Mainland team, Wenzhou Medical University, and These three parties co-hosted an Open Education Resources (OER) summer camp on Luxi Island off the coast of China. For Wenzhou Medical University, the summer camp had been a part of... Read more
0 comments Posted 18 Sep 2014 by Jane Park Feed
In this interview, I spoke with Ned Batchelder of Open edX about his team who he says are working to make the platform "the best place to experiment with new ideas, and then share those ideas with other educators who can build on them and make their own improvements."
1 comment Posted 16 Sep 2014 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
school supplies for back to school will be hosting two weeks of open education content from September 8 - 19 featuring educators, students, and others writing about better, cheaper, and smarter ways to learn.
0 comments Posted 2 Sep 2014 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
It's back to school for many kids in the United States, and soon to be so for many others around the world. While open source software and hardware are used less often to teach kids in grade school about the world, open principles are. They are what you might think of as the most natural methods of... Read more
0 comments Posted 27 Aug 2014 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed