Education

kids in a classroom learning about Raspberry Pi programming
One of the most exciting starter activities to do with a Raspberry Pi is something you can't do on your regular PC or laptop, such as flash an LED or control a motor. In this month's Raspberry Pi column, Ben Nuttall introduces a few projects to get you started. 
3 comments Posted 1 Feb 2016 by Ben Nuttall Feed
Getting started in IT through a student-run high school help desk
High school student Susan Black shares her experience with Penn Manor High School's student-run IT help desk.
14 comments Posted 26 Jan 2016 by Susan Black Feed
lightning talks, video
At Penn Manor school district they are unlocking the true power of technology. See how in this 5 minute video.
1 comment Posted 25 Jan 2016 by Opensource.com (Red Hat) Feed
Git in the classroom
Michael Taggart shares how he configured Git for use in his middle school programming classes.
6 comments Posted 25 Jan 2016 by Michael Taggart Feed
Chris Aniszczyk lists helpful resources for students looking to contribute to open source projects.
9 comments Posted 8 Jan 2016 by Chris Aniszczyk Feed
CK-12 aims to revolutionize access to affordable, high-quality, and open educational materials for teachers around the world.
6 comments Posted 7 Jan 2016 by Don Watkins Feed
Don Watkins recaps some of the year's best education stories on Opensource.com in 2015.
3 comments Posted 31 Dec 2015 by Don Watkins Feed
My open source story
During his time as an educator, Don Watkins found an open source tool for every educational need his school had.
0 comments Posted 18 Dec 2015 by Don Watkins Feed
When I talk to college students who are working on their first open source projects, the message I emphasize over and over and (yes, one more time) over again is the importance of working openly. And yet, as I discovered myself while writing this post, working openly is harder than it sounds.
5 comments Posted 17 Dec 2015 by Gina Likins (Red Hat) Feed
Maru Rabinovitch explains why law schools should include thorough open source license and patent training.
0 comments Posted 16 Dec 2015 by Maru Rabinovitch Feed

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