Articles tagged with open education

open education

An introduction to the School of Open

school of open
Every generation since the beginning of human existence has passed its value system, principles, methodologies, and skillsets on to the next...Read more

Open education author shares valuable tools for any operating system

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I first read about Chris Whittum in an article on . Once I read that he was interested in using open source software in education, I knew...Read more

Introduction to Linux course now free, open to all

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Almost 25 years ago a young engineer started an operating system project "just for fun" to run on his own hardware. He opened it up to the world, and...Read more

How to teach hacking in school and open up education

Whatever you may have heard about hackers, the truth is they do something really, really well: discover. Hackers are motivated, resourceful, and...Read more

Hacking computer science education at Khan Academy

The following literary transduction is based on a lecture by John Resig given at the Rochester Institute of Technology's ( RIT ) Center for Media,...Read more

In search of a flexible, open education management system

Watching gibbons play is like nothing else on earth: they show astounding flexibility, speed, and grace as they swing, run, and jump. These long-...Read more

Four projects for parents to teach their kids about open hardware and electronics

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Kids are quick learners and have great imaginations. When pursuing an electronic or hardware project with a kid, the most important thing to keep in...Read more

Trust your students with open source

trust your students with open source
In Zen Buddhism the concept of Shoshin, or "Beginner’s Mind," teaches us to approach learning with openness and a lack of preconceptions. Zen Monk...Read more