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2014-08-26 12:26:55

100,000 students in 12 districts to use Cengage Learning's NGL reading and language arts programs BOSTON, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nearly 100,000 middle and high school students in Florida will use learning materials from National Geographic Learning (NGL) when they return to school this Fall. The state's three largest school districts - Miami-Dade, Broward County and Hillsborough County - and nine other districts in the state, have adopted NGL's Inside and/or Edge reading and...

2014-08-21 12:26:04

Charity partners include the Student Conservation Association, the Pat Tillman Foundation and charity: water BOSTON, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To raise funds and awareness for important non-profit organizations, and to provide discounts to students for their education materials, Cengage Learning launched the Extra Credit program. Through this program, students buying their education materials from CengageBrain.com, Cengage Learning's e-commerce site, will have the opportunity to receive a...

2014-08-18 12:24:06

San Francisco Chamber of Commerce Selects EdTech Innovator following Recent Opening of New Mission Bay Hub SAN FRANCISCO and BOSTON, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Honored for its role as an innovator among Bay Area technology leaders, Cengage Learning was named as a finalist in the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce's 2014 Excellence in Business Awards (Ebbies) for MindTap, an immersive learning platform that's being rolled out in more than 750 college campuses across the country...

2014-08-11 12:32:01

ST. LOUIS, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Funds advised by Apax Partners ("Apax"), a global private equity firm, today announced that they have entered into an agreement to acquire Answers Corporation ("Answers"), the parent company of Answers.com and a leading provider of cloud-based solutions that enhance customer acquisition and brand engagement, from Summit Partners, TA Associates, and founder shareholders. Members of Answers' senior management will invest alongside Apax Funds and...

2014-08-06 08:28:31

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SITEL Worldwide Corporation ("SITEL Worldwide") today announced that it will host a conference call to discuss its results for the period ended June 30, 2014 on August 8, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time. Analysts and institutional investors may participate in the Q&A session by dialing toll free 888-267-6301 in the U.S and Canada and caller paid toll 719-457-2634 outside of the U.S. and Canada. The passcode for the call is 7577759....

2014-08-04 23:07:04

SunGard K-12 Education’s PLUS 360 suite was recognized with eSchool News’ 2014-2015 Readers’ Choice Awards. Featured products were nominated by K-12 educational leaders and administrators from across the country as today’s best products and services in educational technology. Bethlehem, PA (PRWEB) August 04, 2014 SunGard K-12 Education’s PLUS 360 suite was recognized with eSchool News’ 2014-2015 Readers’ Choice Awards. Featured products were nominated by K-12 educational...

2014-07-31 16:25:45

BOSTON, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Higher education instructors gathered in Chicago last week at the Cengage Learning Summer Institute. Using the latest Cengage Learning digital solutions, including Enhanced WebAssign and SAM, which will be in use in the upcoming school year, math and computing instructors learned strategies that drive student engagement and student success. Marking its fifth year, the annual faculty development event is part of Cengage Learning's ongoing...

2014-07-31 12:26:51

BOSTON, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To build upon the company's growth in the continuing education and workforce development markets, Cengage Learning today announced Carrie Doyle as the new General Manager of ed2go. In this role, Doyle leads and manages ed2go's marketing, product development, technology, sales and support services with a focus on the customer. She will build upon the established brand to leverage current content while seeking new opportunities to expand all...

2014-07-30 23:03:03

The priority placed on BI continues to heighten but many organizations are challenged by the need to improve reporting techniques, business capabilities and information management. New York, New York (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 A global survey* undertaken by SunGard reveals the priority placed on business intelligence (BI) continues to heighten, but many organizations are challenged by the need to improve reporting techniques, business capabilities and information management. SunGard surveyed...

2014-07-25 12:21:07

Company Will Hold Conference Call and Webcast on August 8, 2014 GASTONIA, N.C., July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Affinia Group Inc., an innovative global leader in the design, manufacture, distribution and marketing of industrial grade products and services, will release its financial results for the second quarter of 2014 on Thursday, August 7. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090326/AFFINIALOGO The company will hold a conference call and webcast to discuss its results at 11...


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