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.

Smarthistory: No grand strategies needed, just openness

Smarthistory: No grand strategies needed, just openness
OSI's Patrick Masson interviews Dr. Harris and Dr. Zucker who will be panelists at the upcoming Open Summit on Monday, May 23, 2016 at NYU’s Kimmel...Read more

Which field of research would you like to see more collaboration in?

If scientific research, procedures, and data are all publicly available, researchers can work together to verify findings, test hypotheses, and...Read more

5 Eclipse tools for processing and visualizing data

5 Eclipse tools for processing and visualizing data
Five highly sophisticated scientific workbenches to help scientists and researchers to quickly make sense of their data in a reproducible way.Read more

11 resources for teaching and learning Python

Teaching Python and more with open educational resources
Brian Hall shares a few of the open source resources he used to teach his college-level Python programming class.Read more

Free, high-quality education resources from the National Science Digital Library

Free, high-quality education resources from the National Science Digital Library
The National Science Digital Library is a collection of high-quality online educational resources for teaching and learning science.Read more

Teaching teachers to teach open source

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Teaching students to participate in open source communities can be difficult. Teaching teachers to teach students to participate in open source...Read more

There's a new standard in higher ed: Open Summit launches

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Open Summit is coming. Leslie Hawthorn interviews lead organizers Ian Dolphin and Patrick Masson.Read more

Picademy: Free professional development for teachers from the Raspberry Pi Foundation

Learn about Picademy, a free two-day professional development course for teachers. Applications for the April session are open now.Read more