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Nikki Jones
Company maximizing powerful opportunity to blend learning research, human-centered design, analytics, and impact research to help educators and learners reach full potential.   New York, May 10, 2017 – Macmillan Learning, a leading education solutions company, announced significant investments in expanding their learning research and design… (Show more)
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Kara McWilliams
Educational technology has the potential to dramatically improve learner outcomes, but only if instructors are helped to understand what works for their students and classrooms.   Measuring the efficacy of ed tech is difficult because of the complexity and variety of educational settings. Arriving at a clear approach begins with collaboration… (Show more)
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Ken Michaels
Known by many names—mentor, instructor, professor, or teacher—you’re driven to action by one force: to inspire and educate the future. This is an immense task and, in our Information Age, it is one that is constantly changing. Yet, you persevere. Over the course of my career in education, I’ve encountered many teachers who not only passionately… (Show more)
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Kate Geraghty
Appointment Signals Accelerated Innovation for Education Company New York, NY & Austin, TX, April 27, 2017 - Macmillan Learning, a leading education solutions company, today announced the appointment of Chelsea Valentine as Chief Technology Officer. Ms. Valentine will play a key role in shaping the company’s technology agenda and future digital… (Show more)
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Kate Geraghty
On April 25, Macmillan Publishers CEO John Sargent was honored with the PEN Award for Publishing, for "his fierce advocacy for the right to publish and for serving as a defender of publishers' and authors' intellectual property rights." (via pen.org. Read more.) Other honorees included acclaimed filmmaker Oleg Sentsov, The Women's March, and… (Show more)
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Alanya Harter
Did you know you can customize your profile and your experience of the Macmillan Community? It's true. But first, a brief detour: When I think about customizing (anything), I think of Burger King "Have It Your Way" campaign. After 10 minutes of Google research, however, I learn two critically important things: BK retired that slogan in 2014, in… (Show more)
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Chris Cardone
In this article, Dr. Walter Bortz II describes his inspiring visit with Albert Bandura, author of our recent title, Moral Disengagement: How People Do Harm and Live With Themselves (2016) and his earlier work with Macmillan, Self Efficacy (1997) . At age 91, Dr. Bandura is an inspiration to us all!  … (Show more)
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Nikki Jones
Macmillan Learning is partnering with media partner, EdSurge, and NY EdTech Meetup to host an edtech job fair! We are thrilled to welcome early stage start up companies and job seekers to our Manhattan headquarters on Thursday, April 27th from 7-10pm. This unique networking event is designed to help qualified individuals find their next job in the… (Show more)
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Nikki Jones
Attention customers!    We are thrilled to launch our new Digital Product Support Community! In this new community, you can read knowledge articles, create support cases, view product tutorials, and more.   How is this better?   You can easily get answers to simple questions and known issues at the touch of a button. You can create a support… (Show more)
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Nikki Jones
What hot topics will have everyone at SXSWedu talking? We have a few predictions on the popular themes and trends that might take shape over the course of the week. Of course, the team here at Macmillan Learning will be hosting several events that you won’t want to miss—but this conference will be full of interesting lectures and discussions that… (Show more)
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Nikki Jones
It’s the final countdown until SXSWedu! We’re putting all the final touches on our jammed-packed schedule—and can’t wait to see you at the conference in March.   For those who may not be familiar, the SXSWedu Conference & Festival is a part of the world-renowned SXSW family of conferences and festivals held annually in Austin, TX. SXSW is known… (Show more)
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Nikki Jones
As the old saying goes, to know where we’re headed, we need to know where we’ve been. That’s why this Black History Month we’re looking back at the incredible African-American women in STEM who pushed the equality envelope—in terms of both gender and race. These trailblazers were smart, savvy, and tenacious. And because these ladies refused to… (Show more)
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