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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.

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...

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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...
Interview with Janice Lathen, Powering Potential

Thanks to open source software, Powering Potential and the Raspberry Pi Foundation are able to...
Candy or Swag: A game for teaching open source to kids

A variant of the Prisoner's Dilemma focused on reward (as opposed to punishment) for the class to...
3 open source alternatives to MATLAB

MATLAB has long been a part of many educational curriculums and research projects, but many open...
Students showcase open source creations at Imagine RIT

Justin Flory covers the highlights of Rochester Institute of Technology's annual innovation and...