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Open source schools: More soup, less nuts

Charlie Reisinger, IT Director at Penn Manor High School in Lancaster Pennsylvania delivers a talk on how we can empower students at all public...Read more

Get a college minor in open source

In this lightning talk presentation, Remy tells us about the first academic minor in open source software at Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT)...Read more

Best open education tools and tales in 2014 covers open education in 2014. In this article, find a summary of the topics covered this year as well as the 10 most read articles.Read more

Hour of Code aims for 100 million students this year

Javascript code close-up with neon graphic overlay
Last year, Hour of Code aimed to introduce ten million students to coding in one week. What they actually got was fifteen million. CodeCombat...Read more

Tinkering with the Raspberry Pi A+

Raspberry Pi model A+
Eben Upton, Raspberry Pi Founder and CEO of Raspberry Pi's engineering team, recently announced the new Raspberry Pi A+ model. Luis Ibanez buys one...Read more

Google Code-in tasks and rewards for teens

Google Code-in is an initiative for 13-17 year olds to get involved in open source software projects. Participating organizations select its top five...Read more

Raspberry Pi and Coder by Google for beginners and kids

Coder is an experiment for Raspberry Pi, built by a small team of Googlers in New York. It converts a Raspberry Pi into a friendly environment for...Read more

The digital open source library of tomorrow

Phil Shapiro , one of my fellow Community Moderators, gave a talk at All Things Open 2014 about open source and libraries. This is a...Read more