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Faculty Roundtable: Waymaker English Composition

November 20th, 2017|Roundtables, Uncategorized|

“…consider your local situation when adopting OER and don’t invent problems that don’t exist, think through where there are actual gaps that need to be filled…”

 

Faculty Roundtable Sessions bring together faculty who are already using Lumen-supported OER courses with those who are exploring this path. On Wednesday, October 25th, 2017, an innovative […]

Faculty Roundtable: OER for Math and Lumen OHM

October 30th, 2017|Roundtables, Uncategorized|

“…I love [OHM] and I hope I never have to use anything else again!”

Faculty Roundtable Sessions bring together faculty who are already using Lumen-supported OER courses with those who are exploring this path. On Monday, October 17th, 2017, we had the opportunity to speak with Matthew and Libby Watts of Tidewater Community […]

Faculty Roundtable: Waymaker Introduction to Psychology

October 30th, 2017|Roundtables, Uncategorized|

“…I’ve had students say, ‘I wish all of my classes were like this!’ and how easy and affordable it is…”

 

Lumen’s Faculty Roundtable sessions bring faculty together who have already adopted Lumen-supported OER courses with those who are exploring this path. For our Roundtable discussion on October 23th, 2017, we had the opportunity […]

Faculty Roundtable: Waymaker Concepts in Statistics

October 30th, 2017|Roundtables, Uncategorized|

“…My [student] success rates have gone up approximately 13% since switching from paid textbooks to Lumen OER content for Introduction to Statistics.”

 

Faculty Roundtable Sessions bring together faculty who are already using Lumen-supported OER courses with those who are exploring this path. On Tuesday, October 24th, 2017, we had the opportunity to speak […]

Senior Product/UX Designer

October 6th, 2017|Careers, Uncategorized|

We’re looking for UX/XD/CX (basically all the Xs).

Lumen is a young, rapidly growing company looking for a designer to create delightful experiences in our products and across interactions with the company. You’ll play a key part in elevating design in the Lumen culture.

Lumen is doing something that has […]

There is Power in Permissions

September 20th, 2017|In the News|

By David Wiley, Chief Academic Officer

Back in May 2017, Boundless announced that its OER course materials and platform would go offline in September 2017. Motivated by that announcement, Lumen Learning collaborated with the Boundless team and Boundless’ parent company, Follett, to create an archive of Boundless’ open course materials. When the Boundless website went offline […]