Education

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.

A deep dive into Moodle: The beginning, middle, and today

Martin Dougiamas, Moodle's founder and lead developer, talks with us about why he created Moodle,...
Bringing DevOps to the classroom

How to bring DevOps' speed to slow-moving classrooms.
Open Chemistry project raises up the next generation of researchers

Learn about a few Google Summer of Code projects hoping to bring high quality open source tools to...
2 free desktop recording tools to try: SimpleScreenRecorder and Kazam

This month we look at two free screen recording tools for Linux: SimpleScreenRecorder and Kazam.
How to incorporate open source into computer science classes

Hear from these four computer science instructors—all women—who have already used open source...
Asian Penguins turn program into a Linux success

A failed Windows laptop program at The Community School of Excellence was turned by the Asian...
A quick introduction to Audacity for teachers

Students love manipulating digital sound with Audacity. Learn how to use it in the classroom.
Out of the trash and into the classroom

The Open Source Initiative (OSI) , working with the Schodack Central School District in upstate New...