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2012-06-25 23:01:39

Pearson´s Innovative Technologies Span Curriculum, Devices, Platforms; Support Schools´ Move to Common Core State Standards San Diego, CA (PRWEB) June 25, 2012 Exemplifying the ISTE 2012 theme, Pearson is “expanding horizons” for students and teachers around the world through the power of digital solutions that personalize learning, increase access to high-quality, affordable education and, most importantly, improve student achievement. This week at the premier...

2011-07-12 00:00:55

Multi-Year Partnership with Pearson Aims to Transform Teaching and Learning, Prepare Every Child for Success in Technology-Driven Global Economy Mendon, IL (PRWEB) July 11, 2011 Acting on its commitment to ensure that the district's 714 K-12 students graduate prepared for the challenges of a global economy, Mendon's Community Unit School District No. 4 (CUSD #4) Superintendent Diane Robertson today announced a three-year partnership with the education and technology company Pearson that...

2011-04-26 00:00:26

Recognized in Best Mathematics Instructional Solution Category Boston, MA (PRWEB) April 25, 2011 Briggs/Cochran Calculus, an innovative eBook from Pearson, is a finalist in the prestigious 2011 Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) CODiE Awards. The eBook is honored in the Best Mathematics Instructional Solution category. Established in 1986, the CODiE Awards celebrate outstanding achievement across the software, digital information and education technology industries....

2011-04-13 08:42:00

SAN MATEO, Calif., April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CourseSmart, the world's largest provider of eTextbooks and digital course materials, has partnered with Pearson eCollege, offering higher education institutions single sign-on access to more than 20,000 eTextbook titles, custom products and other digital course materials from over 25 leading publishers at significant savings. As an added savings to the institution, CourseSmart offers this integration free of charge with no implementation...

2011-03-17 08:00:00

NEW YORK, March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The McGraw-Hill Companies (NYSE: MHP) announced today that Brian Kibby was appointed president of the Higher Education group. Mr. Kibby will succeed Ed Stanford who has led the group for more than a decade and successfully expanded the group's digital products and services. "Brian Kibby joins McGraw-Hill Higher Education at an exciting time for education, as we continue to accelerate our digital transformation and focus on delivering more...

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