TITLE

News Briefs�

PUB. DATE
November 2011
SOURCE
Educational Marketer;11/7/2011, Vol. 42 Issue 22, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers news briefs related to education in the U.S. including the implementation of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Co. of a multifaceted personalized education solution and the launch of McGraw-Hill Higher Education to Bridging to College Success, a remedial education program for students.
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69714966

 

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