Education

Open source solutions are improving how students learn—and how instructors teach—in communities around the world. Read the fascinating and inspiring stories we've collected about how open source is influencing education at all levels.

How to turn a Raspberry Pi into an eBook server

The Calibre eBook management software makes it easy to set up an eBook server on a Raspberry Pi 3,...
How containers and DevOps transformed Duke University's IT department

When Duke started looking into taming its VM sprawl, it became obvious that not just its...
5 great KDE apps to help you study

There are countless websites that offer educational resources for people of all ages. Many of them...
A list of open source tools for college

Find out what hardware and software this university students uses every day for programming and web...
5 myths busted: Using open source in higher education

How a PhD student finished his degree in fine arts using Linux despite the naysayers.
What does SVG have to do with teaching kids to code?

An engineer turns his retirement years into an educational initiative to teach children about...
A new Android app for teaching kids how to read

In this interview, learn about the diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder, the learning curve of...
Developer opportunities to code for good

Benetech, a technology nonprofit focused on empowering communities in need, talks about open data...