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2013-01-11 05:03:49

Growing List of Psychology Schools Deploying TextbookX Bookstores Hosted by Akademos Norwalk, CT (PRWEB) January 10, 2013 Akademos, Inc., a leading provider of integrated online bookstores and marketplaces for educational institutions, announced that The Chicago School of Professional Psychology (TCSPP), a nonprofit graduate school, has joined its list of partner schools. Institutions with a wide variety of psychology degrees and coursework are increasingly turning to virtual bookstores to...

2013-01-02 05:03:13

High school students utilize technology in a variety of different ways at the metro Detroit private school. By incorporating iPads and digital text books, the school equips students to excel in a digital world. Southfield, Michigan (PRWEB) December 31, 2012 In 2010 Southfield Christian School made a purposeful decision to become a leader among academic institutions in the use of technology. In assessing ways that the classroom experience could be improved, this was a clear opportunity....

2012-12-12 05:03:49

Interns from Northland College, Wisconsin Lutheran College and Central Bible College are Awarded Bonuses and Textbook Scholarships Norwalk, CT (PRWEB) December 11, 2012 Akademos, Inc., a leading provider of integrated online bookstores and marketplaces for educational institutions, announced the winners of the Akademos-TextbookX Intern Awards for effectiveness in marketing their college or university bookstore to other students. Akademos has recognized Katy Zart from Northland College,...

2012-12-05 05:00:02

Technology company, CritiqueIt, launches a partnership to merge cutting-edge peer review tools with award-winning W.W. Norton content, transforming learning into an interactive, social experience. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) December 04, 2012 CritiqueIt, the innovative peer review technology company, announced today a new partnership with W. W. Norton & Company. Textbook content will now be connected to dynamic, personal audio-video interaction between students and professors....

Amazon Whispercast Could Make School Books Obsolete
2012-10-17 16:00:43

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Steve Jobs won´t likely ever be relegated to a footnote in history, and it looks like Apple won´t be writing the book on the future of textbooks, either. On Wednesday Amazon.com essentially rewrote the playbook on textbooks with the introduction of “Whispercast for Kindle,” which could give schools and businesses a simple, scalable online tool for deploying Kindle devices and Kindle content. The technology,...

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