TITLE

Financial Briefs �

PUB. DATE
May 2011
SOURCE
Educational Marketer;5/23/2011, Vol. 42 Issue 11, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers news briefs related to the business revenue e of educational publishing companies in the U.S. in the first quarter of fiscal 2011 including the 17.5-percent increase in revenue of Blackboard Inc., the 21.3-percent-decline in revenue of Princeton Review Inc., and the 34.5-percent drop in revenue of Weekly Reader Corp.
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