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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, 03:39 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 Higher...


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 potential...


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 community of...


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

Today the 20 Million Minds Foundation announced the launch of 20 Million Minds Mix (20MMix.org) -- a custom-textbook platform which allows faculty to ...


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 open-source...


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

Today the 20 Million Minds Foundation released a statistical survey that revealed that the cost differential between standard campus bookstores and...


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

20 Million Minds Foundation (20MM) and Highlighter.com, dedicated to reducing the cost of textbooks while increasing student engagement in the...


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

Pioneers in the development and dissemination of high-quality Open Educational Resources (OER) textbooks for college students, the 20 Million Minds...


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

Starting today, the non-profit 20 Million Minds Foundation (20MM.org) will be offering thousands of scholarship dollars to college students with the...


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 Tool...