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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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Want to learn data science? Find recommended courses in the Data Science Repo, a community-sourced directory of Python and R learning resources.

Five special thank yous, plus three book recommendations for students.

We certainly don't need to run our schools like businesses—but we could benefit from educational organizations more focused on continuous improvement.

Early literacy apps give kids a foundation in letter recognition, alphabet sequencing, word finding, and more.

This course teaches them how to set up a GitHub project, index their project in Zenodo, and integrate Git into an RStudio workflow.

These students have a simple but successful formula for closing the digital divide at their Hmong charter school.

Learn more about this tool for modeling a variety of natural and social phenomena.
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