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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.

School systems desperate for standards-aligned curricula find hope

Textbook publishers are not deliverying materials that meet the evolving needs of K-12 districts,...
Can academic faculty members teach with Wikipedia?

Since 2010, 29,000 students have completed the Wiki Ed program. They have added 25 million words to...
Kids on Computers establishes computer labs in five countries

Kids on Computers establishes computer labs around the world in areas where children don't have...
Best of Opensource.com: Education

It was an exciting year at Opensource.com covering the ways open source software and open...
Give back this holiday: Language input needed for literacy project

Lend a hand this holiday to Phoenicia, a project to bring literacy to the 122 million children in...
Open education is about improving lives, not taking tests

Open and participatory models for organizing remind us of education's core principles, a new book...
Open source diversity efforts gain momentum in 2016

If software is pervasive, shouldn't the people building it be from everywhere and represent...
Students and professors work across the aisle during Election Night Hackathon

Over 140 students from across campus and across departments gathered together as the election night...