TITLE

Scholastic Focuses on Technology-Based Solutions for Education

PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
Educational Marketer;8/6/2007, Vol. 38 Issue 15, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the move of Scholastic Inc. to split its Educational Publishing segment into two operating units in New York City. The split, which created Scholastic Education and Scholastic Schools and Library Group, is aimed at promoting sales growth in the area of educational technology. Accordingly, the reorganization will take effect on September 1, 2007.
ACCESSION #
26162932

 

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