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.

Opigno aims to be a true e-learning platform

e-learning platform runs on open source
Over the last five years, e-learning platforms have gained popularity and notoriety for alleviating some of the strain caused by our education...Read more

Year-in-Review: Education hot topics on Opensource.com

Top 10 open education articles in 2013
The popularity of our Education channel on Opensource.com continued to soar in 2013, with our education-related content consistently drawing...Read more

Gaming for education to strengthen schools in 2014

gaming for open education in 2014
For a recap on this year in open education, it's impossible to ignore the role of gaming, including massively multiplayer open online role-playing...Read more

Best of Opensource.com: Top guides for getting things done the open source way

Guides and tutorials from Opensource.com
This year at Opensource.com, we challenged our contributors to give us the best and most useful guides, how-tos, and tutorials they could produce...Read more

Open source at the heart of most startups these days

open business culture
Bringing together people with high-energy and motivation to create startups that have the potential to make a positive impact on society is a great...Read more

Open source for homeschooling or supplementing your child's education

open education resources
I never realized how much I rely on open source and public libraries until I started homeschooling last year. When I started to write for Opensource...Read more

OpenHatch brings open source to campus

OpenHatch brings open source to campus
A little less than a year ago, I was asked to direct OpenHatch's Open Source Comes to Campus event series. This event is a workshop designed to...Read more

Open source resources to teach the youth of America self-control

open source to teach the youth of America self-control
As an educator, you don't expect violence in school or prepare yourself for the inevitability of it. Even violence like suicide is far from your mind...Read more