Lumen Learning

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Lumen Learning provides open courseware and support for educational institutions. The Company helps institutions adopt an evidence-based approach to using open educational resources to eliminate textbook costs. Its product portfolio includes Candela — e-books with curated text, video, interactives, and other learning materials; Waymaker — a combination of OER with personalized learning tools that improve faculty-student connections; and OHM which provides online homework and other learning resources.

TypePrivate
Founded2013
HQPortland, US
Websitelumenlearning.com
Employee Ratings2.8

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Employees (est.) (May 2019)50(+3%)

Key People/Management at Lumen Learning

Kim Thanos

Kim Thanos

Founder & CEO
David WIley

David WIley

Founder & Chief Academic Officer
Tom Chapman

Tom Chapman

COO
Julie Curtis

Julie Curtis

VP Strategy & Communications
Joni Felt

Joni Felt

VP for Institutional Impact
Michael Van Kleeck

Michael Van Kleeck

VP Engineering
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Lumen Learning Office Locations

Lumen Learning has an office in Portland
Portland, US (HQ)
812 SW Washington St #1200
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Lumen Learning Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2013

Lumen Learning total Funding

$11.3 m

Lumen Learning latest funding size

$5 m

Time since last funding

5 months ago

Lumen Learning investors

Lumen Learning's latest funding round in December 2018 was reported to be $5 m. In total, Lumen Learning has raised $11.3 m
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Lumen Learning Operating Metrics

FY, 2018

College Subjects Covered

50

Partners

100
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Lumen Learning Online and Social Media Presence

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Lumen Learning Blogs

Software Engineer – Learning Tech (PHP+JavaScript)

About Lumen Lumen is a young, rapidly growing company looking for a software engineer who will bring PHP and JavaScript knowledge to enhance and support our current platform. In addition, you have skills with and curiosity about other technologies and stacks that we can use to build our next generat…

Senior Full Stack Engineer (Ruby+JavaScript+*)

About Lumen Lumen is a young, rapidly growing company looking for a senior full-stack engineer who will bring Ruby and JavaScript knowledge to enhance and support our current platform. You also have skills and curiosity around other technologies and stacks that we can use to build our next generatio…

VCCS Funds Access to Lumen’s Supported OER Courseware with No Cost to Students

Virginia Community College System renews agreement making Lumen Learning’s OER courseware and support services available to any VCCS student, faculty, and college Portland, Ore. (May 16, 2019) – Lumen Learning announced it has finalized an agreement with the Virginia Community College System (VCCS) …

Cloud Infrastructure Architect/Engineer

About Lumen Lumen is a young, rapidly growing company looking for a Cloud Infrastructure Engineer to develop, scale, and secure the platform we need to give all students access to unprecedented learning. You’ll be responsible for building infrastructure and services that enable Lumen to serve our in…

News: Technology Strategist Michael Van Kleeck Joins Lumen Learning as VP of Engineering

Former Mozillian committed to expanding culture of innovation, equipping company for next stage of growth Portland, Ore. (May 9, 2019) – Today digital courseware provider Lumen Learning announced the appointment of Michael Van Kleeck as Vice President of Engineering. The Portland-based technologist …

Senior Product/UX Designer- Learning Technology

About Lumen 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. You will advocate for the user experience that students and instruc…
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Lumen Learning Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Lumen Learning founded?

    Lumen Learning was founded in 2013.

  • Who are Lumen Learning key executives?

    Lumen Learning's key executives are Kim Thanos, David WIley and Tom Chapman.

  • How many employees does Lumen Learning have?

    Lumen Learning has 50 employees.

  • Who are Lumen Learning competitors?

    Competitors of Lumen Learning include OER Commons, Pearson and McGraw-Hill Education.

  • Where is Lumen Learning headquarters?

    Lumen Learning headquarters is located at 812 SW Washington St #1200, Portland.

  • Where are Lumen Learning offices?

    Lumen Learning has an office in Portland.

  • How many offices does Lumen Learning have?

    Lumen Learning has 1 office.