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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.

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Open source tools fueled innovation in teaching and learning in 2020, as schools moved online to cope with the COVID-19 pandemic.
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The open access eLife journal introduces Executable Research Articles, enabling authors to publish more transparent, interactive, and reproducible research.
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Teach school remotely with the Moodle learning management system on Linux.
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Rochester Institute of Technology creates Open@RIT, a university-wide initiative for open source support, collaboration, and research.
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Learn how to get started with Scratch in this article in a series about teaching kids to code.
Student desk for open education

Coding is for everyone—from preschoolers to adults. Here are some ways to help you and your children learn to code.
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Mu makes it easy to learn how to write Python code.
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Bring familiar sounds from school to your virtual students with these Linux tools.