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.

Open education is more than open content

"Open education" means more than just "open content," says Jim Whitehurst. Here's how the true...
5 reasons professors should encourage students to get involved in open source projects

Out of the many reasons for supporting student participation in open source, here are five of the...
4 talks from leaders in higher ed on the future of open education

Insights from leaders in higher ed who are actively engaging in both open communities of practice...
10 skills to land your open source dream job

If you have the right open source skills, finding a job should be no obstacle.
Open is the solution to improving 21st century education

Much of the Internet runs Linux and open source software, yet in most of our schools—whether PK-12...

Which eBook format do you prefer?
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eGranary Digital Library, a plug-and-play server that provides instant access to millions of...
A first look at Google's Science Journal app

The app makes use of the sensors on your phone and offers a digital science notebook to record your...