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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.

Open education: Making college more attainable

Dr. Robin DeRosa, a pioneer in the open educational resource movement, discusses how an open...
Is there a MoodleBox in your future?

Raspberry Pi + Moodle = a powerful, accessible open source e-learning platform. Here's how to get...
3 open source alternatives to MATLAB

MATLAB has long been a part of many educational curriculums and research projects, but many open...
5 ways to invigorate education with Raspberry Pi

Raspberry Pi and open source software are great options for teaching computers to students,...
Open educational resources movement gains speed

OER champion Alexis Clifton discusses the state of open education and how N.Y.'s $8 million...
Closing the digital divide, one student at a time

FLOSS Desktops for Kids helps students in under-served schools access technology—and the skills to...
Perma.cc stops scholarly link rot

The transient nature of information on the web means academic citations are at high risk of...
8 open source Android apps for education

Turn your Android phone into a learning tool with these apps for students.