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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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If you're looking for scientific computing software, but can't afford the leading proprietary solution, check out these open source options.
Teacher or learner?

Hedy is a new programming language designed specifically for teaching people to code.
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Use plugins to give your e-learning platform new capabilities that motivate students.
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Contributing to open source gives students the real-world experience required to land a good job.
Teacher or learner?

The Beyond program connects future talents in the tech industry with open source culture.
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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.