Out of the trash and into the classroom
The Open Source Initiative (OSI), working with the Schodack Central School District in upstate New York, developed the FLOSS Desktops For Kids Incubator Project.
6 comments Posted 2 Sep 2016 by Patrick Masson Feed
Building a classroom around interactive code
SageMathCloud allows you to run Jupyter notebooks without having to install any specialized software.
1 comment Posted 1 Sep 2016 by Mike Croucher Feed
3 copyright tips for students and educators
Copyright is a really complicated topic, and when it comes to online use of creative works, accidentally crossing the line between fair use and a copyright violation is easy.
5 comments Posted 31 Aug 2016 by Subhashish Panigrahi Feed
Free education resources from Curriki and Sankoré wikis
From the days of Gutenberg, technology has been linked to education. Curriki and Sankoré use open source to bring high-quality education to people who need it, and otherwise cannot access it.
4 comments Posted 29 Aug 2016 by Benjamin Lanciaux Feed
Inspire the next generation with Code Club
In a post-Brexit Britain, Code Club hopes to help provide more opportunities for children and young people to develop the skills that will help them compete in an increasingly digital world.
0 comments Posted 26 Aug 2016 by Maria Quevedo Feed
4 tips for teaching kids how to build electronics
I've dedicated myself to teaching electronics to beginners, both kids and adults.
1 comment Posted 25 Aug 2016 by Oyvind Nydal Dahl Feed
Schools that #GoOpen should #GoOpenSource
Schools can save money and provide better teaching and learning with open source.
4 comments Posted 24 Aug 2016 by Charlie Reisinger Feed
7 resources for open education materials
This month I've rounded up a list of seven open educational resources for K-12 and higher education.
6 comments Posted 23 Aug 2016 by Don Watkins Feed
5 reasons professors should encourage students to get involved in open source projects
Out of the many reasons for supporting student participation in open source, here are five of the most compelling reasons.
0 comments Posted 22 Aug 2016 by Heidi Ellis Feed
Godot open source game engine helps power the future in West Virginia
The state of West Virginia is rolling out its first ever coding, app, and game design curriculum for its schools, and open source technologies are at the head of the class.
0 comments Posted 16 Aug 2016 by VM (Vicky) Brasseur Feed