For questions about teaching students to use the Git version control system. This tag should NOT be used for questions about version control systems generally.
Git is a software repository and version control system that can be used for distributed software projects, such as open source projects. It can also be used to disseminate software in a class setting and to allow access by groups of people. This tag is for questions relating to the teaching of the system, not for technical questions or questions comparing this system to other, similar, systems.