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International College Hong Kong manages education with open source Gibbon

Gibbon, an open source education management tool is improving education and learning at the International College Hong Kong by helping them solve the...Read more

These robots will take your kid to the zoo

Robots for Good is a project with roots in 3D printing, open source, and education. In this interview with Richard Hulskes, co-­founder of Wevolver,...Read more

A Linux distro for education: UberStudent

Read this in-depth review and tutorial of UberStudent, a customized, Linux distribution designed for secondary and post-secondary education.Read more

Asian Penguins middle school Linux club inspires community

Penguins gathered together in the Artic
The Asian Penguins Linux users group for middle school students is improving people’s lives through the power of open source technology--and changing...Read more

How does your state use open educational resources?

Colleges and universities are looking beyond current textbook options to find bigger savings for students. The result is a dramatic shift toward open...Read more

Open Source in Education, new series begins March 16

Open Source in Education chalkboard
On Monday, March 16 we will begin a series, one article each day through the end of the month, on the theme: Open Source in Education. Our series on...Read more

Why use open hardware in the classroom?

Over the past few years we’ve seen an explosion of “open” models, which emerged as a result of several different factors. The general motivation...Read more

Connect globally, educate openly: Open Education Week 2015

Open Education Week (OEW) is an annual, global event and will take place this year from March 9-13, 2015. The event aims to raise awareness and...Read more