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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
New projects became open source and several useful resources were published, along with many other developments.
0 comments Posted 2 Jun 2015 by Joshua Allen Holm Feed
Harry Chan is the CEO of MediaFlex, a company headquartered in Champlain, New York and Montreal, Quebec.
1 comment Posted 27 May 2015 by Don Watkins Feed
Take a look at several new tutorials and developments in the open digital humanities.
0 comments Posted 5 May 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
In the growing hubbub around student data privacy and security, it can be hard for edtech companies to identify concrete steps to demonstrate their commitment to protecting student information.
2 comments Posted 24 Apr 2015 by Charley Locke Feed
Review of four new tools and tutorials for scholarly research and the digital humanities.
0 comments Posted 7 Apr 2015 by Joshua Allen Holm Feed
In collaboration with UK Space and the European Space Agency, The Raspberry Pi Foundation is sending two Raspberry Pi computers into space. Children in UK schools will get the chance to write code to run their own applications in space.
3 comments Posted 6 Apr 2015 by Ben Nuttall Feed
In Michigan Tech's open source 3D printing course, students build their own 3D printers and use them to complete various class projects. The entire course—from hardware, software, firmware, and course materials—is free and open source.
3 comments Posted 31 Mar 2015 by Joshua Pearce 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.
3 comments Posted 26 Mar 2015 by Emma Irwin Feed

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