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.

Best of Opensource.com: Education

Don Watkins recaps some of the year's best education stories on Opensource.com in 2015.Read more

An open source tool for every classroom need

My open source story
During his time as an educator, Don Watkins found an open source tool for every educational need his school had.Read more

Why working openly works (even when it's hard)

When I talk to college students who are working on their first open source projects, the message I emphasize over and over and (yes, one more time)...Read more

Law schools lag behind on open source law

Maru Rabinovitch explains why law schools should include thorough open source license and patent training.Read more

Affordable ways to hook kids on coding

The holiday break and start of the new year are just around the corner, and this week's "Hour of Code" can be a great time to get your kids involved...Read more

5 great Raspberry Pi projects for the classroom

A look at some of the year's coolest Raspberry Pi education projects.Read more

How to produce a YouTube series with open source tools

Robot for computer science education, The Hello World Program
A look behind the scenes of Dototot's The Hello World Program, a YouTube channel aimed at computer science education.Read more

Your guide to 7 open eBook formats

What open file formats are out there for eBooks, and which ones are best?Read more