Articles tagged with higher education

higher education

Tackling the challenges of open source adoption in education

open education for schools
In our recent survey on free and open source software in the UK education sectors, we asked colleges and universities for their main reasons for not...Read more

Open source events grow at the university

Catherine Dumas is a PhD student in the College of Computing and Information ( CCI ) at the University at Albany at the State University of New York...Read more

The financial reality of the education industry

disrupting education for the better
Higher education is not just about producing valuable workers, but about educating people to become thinking, lifelong learners who contribute in...Read more

University course trades textbook for Raspberry Pi

Raspberry Pi used at SUNY Albany
The Raspberry Pi has replaced the textbook at the State University of New York at Albany in the class, Information in the 21st Century . Ethan...Read more

Internet is future of higher education says University of the People

Free online education
Shai Reshef dreams of making quality education affordable and accessible to everyone, and he sees the Internet as the road to get there. Reshef is...Read more

Market pressure builds to provide alternatives to costly textbooks

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A report issued by the United States Government Accountability Office on June 6 confirms a trend of the educational publishing industry: textbook...Read more

Open Source Scholarship offered by WVU computer science department

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Thanks to alumni and faculty of West Virginia University's Lane Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering, students with an interest...Read more

Foradian CEO explains benefits of open source school management software

Foradian CEO on the benefits of open source school management software
Last month, a professor at the Higher Institute of Computer Science and Management of Kairouan in Tunisia told us how implementing and customizing...Read more