open education

Why open data matters in education

Aseem Sharma writes that improving the state of education and making children better learners is a human endeavor. It requires understanding the...Read more

Open access platform to save the Odia Indian language

In February 2014, the Government of India declared the South Asian language Odia as the 6th classical language of India which is one among 22...Read more

Moodle will always be an open source project

Open door with open education and Moodle
In 2001, Moodle was launched as an online solution for educators to freely adopt as a tool to reach and engage students in the learning experience...Read more

Better open source security, learning to code, open home design, and more

In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at more accessible open source security, a new platform for learning to code,...Read more

Teaching open source changed my life

The director of Open Source Training tells the story of how he got away from traditional teaching and testing methods and found joy again in teaching...Read more

12 open education videos for China

Last summer was special for the Creative Commons China Mainland team, Wenzhou Medical University, and Guokr.com . These three parties co-hosted an...Read more

A guide to creating easy, online learning materials with Xerte

An excellent, easy to use, open source alternative is Xerte, a learning object creation tool developed by the University of Nottingham.Read more

3 million users and hiring at edX

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In this interview, I spoke with Ned Batchelder of Open edX about his team who he says are working to make the platform "the best place to experiment...Read more