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Come to the NE Regional OER Summit

April 11th, 2017|In the News|

This June, Lumen Learning is teaming up with the Northeast Regional OER Conference Committee for a Northeast Regional OER Summit, a multi-state collaborative event that brings together people engaged in using open educational resources (OER) at higher education institutions in the northeast region and beyond. Hosted at the University of Massachusetts […]

Ruby Developer

April 5th, 2017|Careers|

We build tools around Open Educational Resources (think open source course content) that dramatically reduce student costs. No more buying textbooks!

You will build software that will be used by course designers, teachers, and students to make educational content more accessible to everyone.

Position Objective

Create new features and help […]

Cerritos College

March 31st, 2017|Featured, Success Stories|

The Business Administration Department at Cerritos College began turning to open educational resources because faculty members saw many students struggling when they could not afford to buy expensive textbooks. After OER led to demonstrable improvement in retention rates, the department partnered with Lumen Learning to shift the […]

OpenEd17 Dates and Location Announced

February 14th, 2017|In the News|

The 14th annual Open Education Conference, #OpenEd17, will take place October 10-13, 2017 at the Hyatt Regency Orange County in Anaheim, California. With the theme of Sharing, Gratitude and Hope, this “annual family reunion of the open education family” will bring together veterans and newcomers to the OpenEd community.

In keeping with OpenEd conference growth trends and the tremendous […]

Salt Lake Community College

February 1st, 2017|Success Stories|

 

 

At Salt Lake Community College (SLCC), students in classes that use Lumen-supported OER course materials have higher passing rates, more A’s and fewer failing grades than classes that use expensive commercial publisher materials. Committed to expanding this success, SLCC’s math department adds more OER courses and sections each […]