Our Approach

[vc_row full_width=”stretch_row” css=”.vc_custom_1499907705964{margin-right: 0px !important;margin-bottom: 50px !important;margin-left: 0px !important;background-color: #f2f2f2 !important;}”][vc_column css=”.vc_custom_1499890746098{padding-top: 100px !important;padding-bottom: -100px !important;background-image: url(https://osc3d.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/DSC00718_V4.jpg?id=1755) !important;background-position: center !important;background-repeat: no-repeat !important;background-size: cover !important;}”][vc_row_inner css=”.vc_custom_1485768753869{padding-top: 40px !important;padding-right: 40px !important;padding-bottom: 40px !important;padding-left: 40px !important;}” el_class=”mobile_no_paddings”][vc_column_inner el_class=”mobile_no_paddings” css=”.vc_custom_1499891516154{margin-top: -100px !important;padding-top: 50px !important;padding-right: 30px !important;padding-bottom: 50px !important;padding-left: 40px !important;background-color: rgba(48,48,48,0.9) !important;*background-color: rgb(48,48,48) !important;}” offset=”vc_col-lg-5″][stm_quote box_color=”custom” quote_text=”” img_size=”48×48″ author_name=”Rob Martin” author_status=”President, Open Source Classroom, LLC” quote=”“We have the capabilities and experience to deliver the best professional development workshops teachers need to move education forward.”” box_color_custom=”#ffffff”][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”7/12″ offset=”vc_hidden-md vc_hidden-sm vc_hidden-xs”][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row full_width=”stretch_row” css=”.vc_custom_1499907164882{margin-bottom: 0px !important;}”][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”Every teacher counts” font_container=”tag:h3|text_align:left” google_fonts=”font_family:Montserrat%3Aregular%2C700|font_style:700%20bold%20regular%3A700%3Anormal” css=”.vc_custom_1499903878301{margin-bottom: 39px !important;}”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row css=”.vc_custom_1499910580250{margin-bottom: 80px !important;}”][vc_column][vc_column_text]Open Source Classroom, LLC approaches every teacher as if they have the power to change education for a better future. We recognize the difficulties teachers face every day and we are determined to help teachers climb the learning curve of accessing and utilizing open source technologies in their classroom.

The right approach is necessary for the right outcome. We believe that education should be based on open source platforms so teachers from around the world can freely access and utilize current educational tools that foster creativity and inspire innovation.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row full_width=”stretch_row_content”][vc_column offset=”vc_hidden-xs”][vc_single_image image=”1763″ img_size=”full” alignment=”center” css=”.vc_custom_1499895135817{margin-right: -50px !important;margin-left: -50px !important;}”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row full_width=”stretch_row” css=”.vc_custom_1499910859199{background-color: #f2f2f2 !important;}”][vc_column css=”.vc_custom_1499910931296{margin-top: 25px !important;}”][vc_custom_heading text=”Our core values” font_container=”tag:h3|text_align:left” google_fonts=”font_family:Montserrat%3Aregular%2C700|font_style:700%20bold%20regular%3A700%3Anormal” css=”.vc_custom_1499910726044{margin-bottom: 39px !important;}”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row full_width=”stretch_row” css=”.vc_custom_1485759472603{padding-bottom: 35px !important;background-color: #f2f2f2 !important;}”][vc_column offset=”vc_col-lg-4″][stm_icon_box hide_title_line=”hide_title_line” icon=”fa fa-graduation-cap” style=”icon_left” icon_size=”22″ icon_color=”custom” icon_bg_color=”third_bg” icon_width=”70″ title=”Open Source Education” title_font_size=”22″ title_line_height=”46″ icon_color_custom=”#222222″ css=”.vc_custom_1499897929360{margin-bottom: 24px !important;}”]The world is sharing more information about technology now more than ever. Teaching students how to utilize these resources will enrich their problem solving abilities.[/stm_icon_box][stm_icon_box hide_title_line=”hide_title_line” icon=”fa fa-laptop” style=”icon_left” icon_size=”22″ icon_color=”custom” icon_bg_color=”third_bg” icon_width=”70″ title=”Passion for Learning” title_font_size=”22″ title_line_height=”46″ icon_color_custom=”#222222″ css=”.vc_custom_1499898010257{margin-bottom: 24px !important;}”]Open Source Classroom, LLC is always looking for the newest educational technologies. We spend just as much time researching and developing open source technologies as we do teaching about them.[/stm_icon_box][/vc_column][vc_column offset=”vc_col-lg-4″][stm_icon_box hide_title_line=”hide_title_line” icon=”stm-binoculars” style=”icon_left” icon_size=”22″ icon_color=”custom” icon_bg_color=”third_bg” icon_width=”70″ title=”Long-Sightedness” title_font_size=”22″ title_line_height=”46″ icon_color_custom=”#222222″ css=”.vc_custom_1499896627687{margin-bottom: 24px !important;}”]The adoption of open source ideologies will help administration make massive progressions towards a more advanced and balanced education system.[/stm_icon_box][stm_icon_box hide_title_line=”hide_title_line” icon=”stm-badge” style=”icon_left” icon_size=”30″ icon_color=”custom” icon_bg_color=”third_bg” icon_width=”70″ title=”Quality Services” title_font_size=”22″ title_line_height=”46″ icon_color_custom=”#222222″ css=”.vc_custom_1499897322060{margin-bottom: 24px !important;}”]Our award-winning services provide teachers and students with the highest quality educational experiences.[/stm_icon_box][/vc_column][vc_column offset=”vc_col-lg-4″][stm_icon_box hide_title_line=”hide_title_line” icon=”stm-idea” style=”icon_left” icon_size=”30″ icon_color=”custom” icon_bg_color=”third_bg” icon_width=”70″ title=”Innovation Solutions” title_font_size=”22″ title_line_height=”46″ icon_color_custom=”#222222″ css=”.vc_custom_1499986113596{margin-bottom: 24px !important;}”]Our eclectic mix of industry and academic experience enhances our 3D Literacy® workshops by providing a hands-on, collaborative approach to learning.[/stm_icon_box][stm_icon_box hide_title_line=”hide_title_line” icon=”fa fa-graduation-cap” style=”icon_left” icon_size=”30″ icon_color=”custom” icon_bg_color=”third_bg” icon_width=”70″ title=”Creativity Teaching” title_font_size=”22″ title_line_height=”46″ icon_color_custom=”#222222″ css=”.vc_custom_1499986346951{margin-bottom: 24px !important;}”]Connecting teachers with open source communities from around the world, we are helping revolutionize the way educational materials are shared and delivered.[/stm_icon_box][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row full_width=”stretch_row” css=”.vc_custom_1499985022170{padding-top: 300px !important;padding-bottom: 295px !important;background-image: url(https://osc3d.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/redblockbackground.jpg?id=1683) !important;}” el_class=”overlay fixed_bg”][vc_column][stm_image_carousel h_centered=”yes” img_size=”1400×700″ autoplay=”yes” timeout=”3000″ loop=”yes” smart_speed=”1500″ items=”1″ items_small_desktop=”1″ items_tablet=”1″ images=”1319,1318,1314,1330,1321,1315,1366,1316,1367,1374″ css=”.vc_custom_1499910495203{background-image: url(https://osc3d.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/redblockbackground.jpg?id=1683) !important;}”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row full_width=”stretch_row” el_class=”third_bg_color” css=”.vc_custom_1499985058757{padding-top: 10px !important;padding-bottom: 10px !important;}”][vc_column][vc_cta 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