TITLE

Scholastic learning ventures ups focus on Reading Counts! with new position

PUB. DATE
January 2000
SOURCE
Electronic Education Report;01/19/2000, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the naming of Harry Barfoot as president and general manager of Scholastic Learning Ventures. Computer-based activities provided by the company that motivate children to read; Focus on its product `Scholastic Reading Counts!'; Effect of the success in the sales of the product on the earnings of market leader Advantage Learning Systems.
ACCESSION #
2807766

 

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