Education

Learn about Picademy, a free two-day professional development course for teachers. Applications for the April session are open now.
2 comments Posted 4 Apr 2016 by Ben Nuttall Feed
Open conversations
Thanks for the memories IRC—we'll tell stories about you at the next high school class reunion. Penn Manor replaces IRC with Mattermost, open source chat.
0 comments Posted 23 Mar 2016 by Charlie Reisinger Feed
Getty Scholars' Workspace: A Drupal-based platform for collaborative research
See how this Drupal-based tool can help collaborative research projects stay organized.
1 comment Posted 9 Mar 2016 by Joshua Allen Holm Feed
0 comments Posted 8 Mar 2016 by Jason Baker (Red Hat) Feed
SageMath, an open source tool for students and teachers
How SageMath, an open source mathematics software system, got its start.
5 comments Posted 7 Mar 2016 by William Stein Feed
bridge the digital divide
We check in with the Kramden Institute, a non-profit in North Carolina that is helping bridge the digital divide, and we find out the role 10 new Raspberry Pi devices will play in their classroom.
5 comments Posted 8 Feb 2016 by Don Watkins Feed
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

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