education

Open source and Creative Commons licensing has opened the door for everyone to inexpensively and easily find a new and authentic audience for their work.
2 comments Posted 23 Jan 2015 by Don Watkins Feed
Stephen O’Connor is a fifth grade public school teacher at Wells Central School. He contracts with the New York State Education Department to create and maintain openly licensed curriculum for the EngageNY mathematics and English language arts modules.
2 comments Posted 20 Jan 2015 by Don Watkins Feed
In this lightning talk presentation, Remy tells us about the first academic minor in open source software at Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) that has both a technical and non-technical track. The courses in this minor all use open source software in some way, shape, or form. Additionally,... Read more
3 comments Posted 30 Dec 2014 by Opensource.com (Red Hat) Feed
Opensource.com covers open education in 2014. In this article, find a summary of the topics covered this year as well as the 10 most read articles.
3 comments Posted 29 Dec 2014 by Aseem Sharma Feed
Bio4J was selected to be part of Google Summer of Code 2014 this year, and what began this summer has recently culminated in great success, after months of work by the Era7 Bioinformatics team.
1 comment Posted 7 Nov 2014 by Rosa Martin Feed
Charlie Reisinger from the Penn Manor School District talked to us next about open source at his school. This talk was an expanded version of his lightning talk from the previous night.
3 comments Posted 7 Nov 2014 by Nicole C. Engard Feed
Dr. Nazir Peroz (Head of the ZiiK) on rebuilding tech in Afghanistan and a new IT center at the University of Herat.
0 comments Posted 29 Oct 2014 by Maren Abatielos Feed
Aseem Sharma writes that improving the state of education and making children better learners is a human endeavor. It requires understanding the behavior of children, what motivates them, and what demotivates them. Technology solutions based on open data can strengthen and fuel that human endeavor... Read more
0 comments Posted 23 Oct 2014 by Aseem Sharma Feed
Charlie Reisinger talks to Scott Nesbitt and Opensource.com about migrating an entire school district to Linux and open source.
1 comment Posted 29 Sep 2014 by Scott Nesbitt Feed
Penguins gathered together in the Artic
How Don Watkins, a technology director at a New York state high school, introduced Linux to the system.
7 comments Posted 29 Sep 2014 by Don Watkins Feed

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