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Barnes & Noble Shares Jump on Sign of Microsoft Interest in Nook

By MICHAEL J. DE LA MERCED Jim Sulley/Barnes & Noble, via NewscastWilliam Lynch, Barnes & Noble’s chief executive, shows off the Nook tablet at a bookstore in Manhattan. Shares of Barnes & Noble skyrocketed in early trading on Thursday after a report said Microsoft was offering $1 billion for the digital assets of the bookseller’s […]

McGraw-Hill Education and ePals® Join Forces to Expand Global Collaborative Learning Opportunities for K-12 Students

Collaboration brings together McGraw-Hill Networks’ trusted content and ePals’ Global Community for project-based learning with classrooms around the world NEW YORK, April 16, 2013 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — McGraw-Hill Education today announced that it has formed a collaboration with ePals Corporation, an education media company and the world’s leading global learning network. The partnership pairs […]

Adaptive learning is hot

April 4, 2013 – 3:00am By Paul Fain Adaptive learning is hot. The technology, loosely defined as data-driven tools that can help professors mold coursework around individual students’ abilities, is developing at a dizzying pace. And colleges have been hard-pressed to keep up with the mishmash of adaptive offerings from emerging firms. The Bill & […]

Gilfus Advisors Network Adds Depth and Expertise

Allen Dunkle, Education Industry Executive Allen Dunkle is an experienced education executive with expertise in leveraging technology paired with world-class services. In 2012, Allen took on the role of Chief Learning Officer at one of the largest Healthcare IT Company in the U.S. where he was responsible for all learning and education initiatives, programs, and […]