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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.

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Benetech, a technology nonprofit focused on empowering communities in need, talks about open data...
Is Scratch today like the Logo of the '80s for teaching kids to code?

Remember Logo for learning programming as a kid? Today's kids and students have Scratch. Learn more...
Open project collaboration from elementary to university classrooms

Learn about OSPRI, a new Duke University-Red Hat partnership project, and a Scratch-based maker...
Program LEGO Mindstorms robots over WiFi with BrickPi

A quick introduction to BrickPi, a Raspberry Pi add-on board from Dexter Industries that easily...
Are textbooks in or out? The state of open educational resources

Cable Green, director of Open Education for Creative Commons, shares a deep discussion of the state...
A graduate degree could springboard you into an open source job

Professor Joshua Pearce explains how to a graduate degree could springboard you into an open source...
How the University of Hawaii is solving today's higher ed problems

One of the leaders in Open Educational Resources (OER) is Billy Meinke, educational technologist at...
School systems desperate for standards-aligned curricula find hope

Textbook publishers are not deliverying materials that meet the evolving needs of K-12 districts,...