A tutorial for anyone wanting to use CoCalc, especially for teaching
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CoCalc

CoCalc is a cloud-based service that provides infrastructure and services that are useful for running courses based on Jupyter Notebooks. It is used for teaching by Universities around the world.

Basic access, without internet access, is free; however, it is well-worth paying for premium access if you are going to support a class full of students or need internet access. Paying users get more resources and support - vital if you are to rely on it for paying students.

Read more about how how to pay for a course in the CoCalc Wiki.

Some Benefits of CoCalc

  • No installation or configuration necessary. Everything Just Works.
  • Students can use it on any machine, any operating system, anywhere they like.
  • Has built in course-management functionality.
  • Allows collaborative editing of notebooks. (It's like Google Docs for Jupyter notebooks.)
  • Has built in real-time chatrooms for easy interaction with students and collaborators.

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License

This work is licensed under CC-BY 3.0.