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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.

kids in a classroom learning about Raspberry Pi programming

Learn which type of Raspberry Pi is right for your classroom and projects.
Woman sitting in front of her computer

You've probably heard the claim that coding, or computer programming, is as crucial a skill in the...
How open courses are slashing the cost of higher education

Saylor Academy builds its college credit-eligible courses on openly licensed content, making higher...
How an open source board game is saving the planet

Students learn how to solve environmental problems while having a good time and contributing to the...
Three leadership ideas for an open school culture

Learn how to gather feedback in the round, delete sit-and-get training, and take student feedback...
15 ways to empower students with open source tools

From learning basic digital literacy or expanding on those skills with fun projects, open source...
Penguins gathered together in the Artic

After a very public early failure, a large university's IT team finds switching its web...
Book review: 'OPEN' explores broad cultural implications of openness

Check out this book review of David Price's OPEN. He says 'open' isn't just a technological shift,...