Ariel Diaz


Founder and CEO


BOUNDLESS


Education DataPalooza

January 15, 2014
Textbooks prices: Rising at 3x inflation
Educational Books
and Supplies

3x

Consumer Price Index 
(1982-1984 = 100)



Sou...
7 in 10 students "

have skipped buying a textbook due to cost


Source: Student PIRGS
Boundless: Leading the Textbook Revolution
Leveraging the power of open content
Public Domain


OER


Open Websites
Plus Advanced Learning Technology
Smart Notes
Highlights and Notes
Interactive Quizzes
Smart Flashcards
Integrated Search
Proven to be better than traditional eTextbooks



Source: Study, HGSE Alumni, boundless.com/learning-technology
Students LOVE Boundless
Boundless is the perfect electronic resource for students looking to save
tons of money on textboo...
And Educators with Boundless Teaching Platform
Textbooks


Assignments + Data


Teaching Support
3 Years of Boundless Progress

3million


21


Boundless Reach


subjects

2million


8


1million


subjects



BOUNDLESS...
“

Nothing is

more powerful
than an idea

whose time has come.
Victor Hugo
Ariel Diaz


Founder and CEO


BOUNDLESS


Education DataPalooza

January 15, 2014
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Boundless Goes to Washington: CEO Ariel Diaz Speaks at White House Education Datapalooza

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Ariel Diaz, the CEO of Boundless, a company creating affordable and effective online textbooks and learning tools that improve education for millions of students, presented at The White House’s second annual Education Datapalooza. The event will highlighted innovations in postsecondary education, including Diaz’s presentation on how Boundless uses open content to provide effective learning tools for millions of students.

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Boundless Goes to Washington: CEO Ariel Diaz Speaks at White House Education Datapalooza

  1. 1. Ariel Diaz
 Founder and CEO BOUNDLESS Education DataPalooza January 15, 2014
  2. 2. Textbooks prices: Rising at 3x inflation Educational Books and Supplies 3x Consumer Price Index (1982-1984 = 100) Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics
  3. 3. 7 in 10 students " have skipped buying a textbook due to cost Source: Student PIRGS
  4. 4. Boundless: Leading the Textbook Revolution
  5. 5. Leveraging the power of open content Public Domain OER Open Websites
  6. 6. Plus Advanced Learning Technology Smart Notes Highlights and Notes Interactive Quizzes Smart Flashcards Integrated Search
  7. 7. Proven to be better than traditional eTextbooks Source: Study, HGSE Alumni, boundless.com/learning-technology
  8. 8. Students LOVE Boundless Boundless is the perfect electronic resource for students looking to save tons of money on textbooks. The books are also easier to read and understand - it's a win win! Better grades and more money in my pocket!! Kyle B., Michigan State University Boundless is a great way to stay on top of your studies. I used Boundless for the first time last semester and was amazed with how easy it was to study and actually retain the information in much less time compared to conventional studying! Janelle H., University of North Texas 87% of students got a B or better with Boundless Source: Boundless Survey Data
  9. 9. And Educators with Boundless Teaching Platform Textbooks Assignments + Data Teaching Support
  10. 10. 3 Years of Boundless Progress 3million 21 Boundless Reach subjects 2million 8 1million subjects BOUNDLESS Founded 3 Boundless Reach subjects Boundless Beta Boundless 1.0 Boundless 2.0 Source: Boundless Internal Data
  11. 11. “ Nothing is more powerful than an idea whose time has come. Victor Hugo
  12. 12. Ariel Diaz
 Founder and CEO BOUNDLESS Education DataPalooza January 15, 2014

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