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Nikki Jones
Follett’s 1,200 campus stores will offer students more affordable choices for Macmillan content to drive student preparedness and course success   New York, NY, July 19, 2017.   Macmillan Learning, a premier educational content and digital solutions company, today announced a new partnership with Follett Higher Education to provide more affordable… (Show more)
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Nikki Jones
Company offers new options for students to access learning materials   New York, NY, July 17, 2017   It goes without saying that affordability is a significant concern for students. As such, at Macmillan Learning, we are evaluating everything we do to ensure we can provide students with the most affordable options for course materials. We are… (Show more)
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Adam Black
I come from a family of instructors. I believe there are few richer ways to contribute to the world than to help students to achieve their potential.   I’ve been incredibly lucky to have had a career that’s taken me all around the US, and all over the world - to meet all kinds of students and to witness passionate instructors, novel… (Show more)
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Kara McWilliams
Providing instructors with reliable and practical evidence about what digital educational tools will improve learner outcomes for their courses is critical to improving student success. But the complexity and variety of their educational ecosystems makes measuring the impact of educational tools difficult.   Instructors and institutions are… (Show more)
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Nikki Jones
This week, the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) named the 2017 CODiE Award Finalists. We are thrilled to have several nominated solutions this year!   Macmillan Learning - Intellus LearningBest Digital Aggregation & Sharing SolutionMacmillan Learning - FlipIt  Best Social Sciences or Social Studies Instructional Solution  … (Show more)
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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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