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May 16, 2013, 04:00 ET Foundation Report Breaks Down Online In California Higher Ed

A new report commissioned by The 20 Million Minds Foundation (20MM), authored by Phil Hill and Michael Feldstein of MindWires Consulting, The Right...


Jan 15, 2013, 15:39 ET New Infographic Outlines Brown's Quest to Reinvent Colleges Through Online

 There's no doubt that the disruptive MOOC force is rapidly changing the face of higher education. With the recent conclusion of the ReBoot CA...


Dec 28, 2012, 04:27 ET Higher Education Leaders to Discuss Role of Online Education in California

 Leaders in online education initiatives will convene at UCLA on January 8, 2013, to bring awareness and discuss key issues regarding the...


Nov 13, 2012, 03:00 ET For Credit College Statistics MOOC Unveiled Packaged with Free Open Source Textbook, Free Peer Tutoring

The 20 Million Minds Foundation (20MM), a non-profit dedicated to bringing down the cost of higher education, andOpenStudy, an online...


Oct 15, 2012, 03:24 ET Foundation Introduces Custom Textbook Creation Platform for Open Educational Resources

Platform would allow faculty to create textbooks from the largest OER repository in the US  Today the 20 Million Minds Foundation...


Sep 20, 2012, 03:00 ET Foundation Releases Infographic: Explains the Nation's First Open-Source Textbook Legislation Sitting on Governor Jerry Brown's Desk

 In light of pending legislation, the 20 Million Minds Foundation has released an explanatory infographic outlining the monumental effect...


Aug 22, 2012, 03:00 ET Foundation Releases New Report: CSU Bookstores Fail to Disclose Over $2 Million Dollars in Textbook Savings to their Students

Sample survey of 600 upcoming fall courses across California State Universities finds the campus bookstore significantly more expensive than...


Aug 16, 2012, 03:00 ET 20 Million Minds Foundation Offers Free Sociology Book Highlight-Ready for Fall

New Social Highlighter Tool Announced  20 Million Minds Foundation (20MM) and Highlighter.com, dedicated to reducing the cost of...


Aug 14, 2012, 12:47 ET 20 Million Minds Foundation Saving College Students $1 Million this Fall

Free and Open Physics and Sociology Textbooks downloaded 10,000 times since June Pioneers in the development and dissemination of...


Aug 13, 2012, 03:00 ET Textbook Buying Season Here: 20 Million Minds Foundation Tells Students to Skip the Bookstore

"Textbook Price Comparison Sweepstakes" announced that 20MM will provide scholarship giveaways to students who compare bookstore textbook prices...


May 14, 2012, 04:00 ET Faculty Adoption Portals Announced: Enhanced Online Search for Textbooks Pushed by Non-profit 20 Million Minds Foundation

The 20 Million Minds Foundation (20MM) in partnership with Akademos today announced the launch of a non-profit faculty-focused Textbook Search...