About Open* Education


Graduate students in Finland solve real problems beyond the classroom

education the key
The School of Business and Information Management at Oulu University of Applied Sciences (OUAS) created an open source project management software...Read more

California passes groundbreaking open textbook legislation

Free the textbook
It’s official. In California, Governor Jerry Brown has signed two bills ( SB 1052 and SB 1053 ) that will provide for the creation of free, openly...Read more

Community spotlight: Carolyn Fox, pushing for openness at school and in the library

five questions with an opensource contributor
In our schools and our libraries, Carolyn Fox believes we can push for more openness. Just entertaining the idea of it would be a huge step in the...Read more

My Raspberry Pi experience with Debian-based Linux distribution Occidentalis

Raspberry Pi
Enter the black raspberry. Rubus occidentalis . It's an ominous name for an ominous fruit: the black raspberry . As the owner of a new Raspberry Pi...Read more

Introducing the new culture of learning

open source lightning talks
Education is broken, but there is a new culture of learning gaining traction, according to Sebastian Dziallas, a student at the Franklin W. Olin...Read more

POSSE 2012: Where true open source project problems and solutions arise

POSSE (Professors Open Source Summer Experience) is a week long introduction to the FOSS community and its tools, development and instruction that...Read more

Open brain program aims to improve our working memories

Connections in the classroom
Brain Workshop is an open brain training program that may help children with attention deficit hyperactive disorder (ADHD) by focusing on learning...Read more

Khan Academy’s new computer science program is inherently open source

Share code
As the world demands more and more computer scientists, Khan Academy's computer science program could not have been introduced at a better time. The...Read more