Announcements

June, 2016. Achieving the Dream Launches Major National Initiative to Help 38 Community Colleges in 13 States Develop New Degree Programs Using Open Educational Resources

June, 2016. Open SUNY Textbooks Scales Up Open Educational Resources (OER) Adoption and Creation Services for SUNY Campuses and Faculty 

May, 2016. Tallahassee Community College Boosts Affordability, Access in Math Courses Using Open Educational Resources

November, 2015. NOVA-ELI Shares Open Degree Pathway, Enabling Any College to Offer a Zero Textbook Cost Degree

October, 2015. Lumen Learning’s Waymaker Courseware Elevates the “Person” in Personalized Learning

April, 2015. Lumen Learning Secures Funding to Expand Catalog and Adoption in High-Enrollment College Courses

November, 2014. Lumen Learning Announces 5R Open Course Design Framework to Support Capacity-Building as OER Enters Mainstream

October, 2014. Lumen Learning Signs Statewide Deals to Deliver Open Educational Resources, Yielding Huge Savings for Students on Textbook Costs

September, 2014. Lumen Learning Receives Funding to Create Next-Generation Courseware Targeting Disadvantaged Students

September, 2014. Competency-based Education and Open Educational Resources Converge in Washington Community Colleges’ Newest Online Degree Program.

September, 2014. First-ever HBCU-created MOOC Offers Context for Understanding World Religions.

April, 2014. Center for Excellence in Distance Learning Announces Member Enrollment Windows for 2014-2015 Academic Year.

April, 2014. The Shuttleworth Foundation Commits $700,000 to Fund Lumen Learning’s Work Supporting Adoption of Open Educational Resources.

March, 2014. Lumen Learning’s Open Courses Offer Zero Textbook Cost Option for Many High-Demand College Courses.

March, 2014. Wiley College, Oakwood University, Florida Memorial University and Lumen Learning Collaborate to Help Online Education Thrive at HBCUs.

January, 2014. Open Education Partners Hope to Save Students $10 Million by 2015: Lumen Learning, OpenStax College Aim to Expand Reach of Free, High-Quality Textbooks.

September, 2013. Fall Semester OER Projects with Lumen Learning Yield $700,000 in Textbook Cost Savings for Students.

September, 2013. Lumen Learning Announces OER Math Pilot Program for Spring 2014.

May, 2013. Making Open Education Easy: New Course Frameworks from Lumen Learning Offer Blueprints for Teaching with Open Educational Resources.

March, 2013. Tidewater Community College Partners With Lumen Learning To Offer Textbook-free Degree.

March, 2013. Student Success is Up and Textbook Costs are Down: Lumen Learning Guides Institutions in Using Open Educational Resources Effectively.