TITLE

Sunburst buys Tenth Planet to beef up elementary math & reading lines

PUB. DATE
June 1998
SOURCE
Electronic Education Report;06/10/98, Vol. 5 Issue 11, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on educational software and videocassette publisher Sunburst Communications' acquisition of Tenth Planet Explorations Inc. as part of an effort to boost its elementary math and reading lines. Plan to operate Tenth Planet as a subsidiary of Sunburst; Examines of math titles produced by Tenth Planet.
ACCESSION #
733006

 

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