New Report Offers Guidance on How to Calculate Benefits of Open Educational Resources
April 13, 2022 14:00 ET | Midwestern Higher Education Compact
MINNEAPOLIS, April 13, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- With colleges and universities increasingly turning to freely accessible open educational resources (OER) to reduce growing higher education costs,...
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Largest-ever study of impact of Open Educational Resources in college reveals benefits of introducing OER courses on a broad scale
February 20, 2020 01:01 ET | Achieving the Dream
Washington, D.C., Feb. 20, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A comprehensive study examining the impact of Achieving the Dream’s Open Educational Resources (OER) Degree Initiative reveals that community...
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Dr. Barbara Illowsky Awarded First Ever Michelson OER and Innovation Fellowship
June 21, 2018 09:13 ET | The Michelson 20MM Foundation
Los Angeles, June 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dr. Gary K. Michelson and the Michelson 20MM Foundation are delighted to welcome Dr. Barbara Illowsky, a visionary academic and respected leader in...
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University of Memphis' "Finish Line" Program Expands With Saylor Academy Courses
September 22, 2015 10:25 ET | The Saylor Foundation
WASHINGTON, Sept. 22, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Like many colleges and universities around the United States, the University of Memphis recognized that a segment of its student population needed...
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The Saylor Academy Announces Two Courses Recommended for College Credit by American Council on Education
August 13, 2014 15:09 ET | The Saylor Foundation
ARLINGTON, V.A., Aug. 13, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Saylor Academy, a non-profit provider of free online courses, today announced that the American Council on Education's College Credit...
Exams for Six Open Online Courses Recommended for College Credit
December 19, 2013 13:02 ET | The Saylor Foundation
WASHINGTON, Dec. 19, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- After rigorous review, the National College Credit Recommendation Service (NCCRS, Regents Research Fund, USNY) has recommended six Saylor Foundation...
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Saylor Foundation Highlights K-12 OER and Affordable College Pathways Programs at Open Education Conference
November 25, 2013 11:43 ET | The Saylor Foundation
WASHINGTON, Nov. 25, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Saylor Foundation, with trustee Michael J. Saylor in attendance, showcased two of its online education programs at the 2013 Open Education Conference...
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Saylor Foundation Media Library Now Open to the Public
August 06, 2013 12:23 ET | The Saylor Foundation
WASHINGTON, Aug. 6, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- If you have been keeping an eye on the Saylor Foundation's home page over the last few weeks, you will have seen a link to something called the Media...
Areas of Study, The Free Education Initiative of The Saylor Foundation, Shows Rapid Growth in Wake of iTunes U and Google Course Builder Collaborations
October 22, 2012 12:46 ET | The Saylor Foundation
WASHINGTON, Oct. 22, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Saylor Foundation today announced that more than 1.1 million visits to 21 college-level courses on iTunes U have generated over 290,000...