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High-quality free and open source educational resources (OERs) provide teachers, students, institutions, and individuals with books, articles, videos, and other digital content to support learning without the high cost of traditional textbooks and other resources.

Disrupting education: The case for Open Educational Resources

David Usinski explains how OERs benefit students, instructors, educational institutions, and even course writers.
Open educational resources movement gains speed

OER champion Alexis Clifton discusses the state of open education and how N.Y.'s $8 million investment will spur growth.
Are textbooks in or out? The state of open educational resources

Cable Green, director of Open Education for Creative Commons, shares a deep discussion of the state...
HP5: A CMS plugin for creating HTML5 interactive content

The creator of H5P, a free and open source tool for creating interactive, HTML5 content, talks with...
Openwords generates education resources for large and small languages

Openwords is an open source foreign language learning app providing a customizable lesson builder...
Schools that #GoOpen should #GoOpenSource

Schools can save money and provide better teaching and learning with open source.
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...
Weekly news on

In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at IBM's Quarks IoT...