Out of the many reasons for supporting student participation in open source, here are five of the most compelling reasons.
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.
Much of the Internet runs Linux and open source software, yet in most of our schools—whether PK-12 or higher education—Linux and open source software are given short shrift.
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eGranary Digital Library, a plug-and-play server that provides instant access to millions of digital documents without the need of a connection to the Internet.1,100 installations worldwide
The app makes use of the sensors on your phone and offers a digital science notebook to record your findings.
Thanks to open source software, Powering Potential and the Raspberry Pi Foundation are able to bring computers and a library of digital education content to rural schools in the East African nation of Tanzania.
A variant of the Prisoner's Dilemma focused on reward (as opposed to punishment) for the class to play together.
MATLAB has long been a part of many educational curriculums and research projects, but many open source alternatives provide excellent platforms for scientific computing.
Justin Flory covers the highlights of Rochester Institute of Technology's annual innovation and creativity festival.