|By Business Wire||
|January 23, 2014 02:00 AM EST||
Global education leader Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH) will debut cutting-edge education solutions to international customers at BETT, the world’s leading gathering of education technology suppliers and decision makers, today through Jan. 25 in London. The exhibit will include HMH’s first international showcase of EdFusion™, a unified architecture and data management system which facilitates real-time data analysis, standards-based application integration, optimized reporting, and secure, delegated access for students, educators, administrators and parents.
HMH will also highlight new strategic partnerships with education technology innovators SMART Technologies, Inc. and Trunity. Both alliances increase access to HMH’s quality content in international markets and promote digital learning that makes the classroom more dynamic and personal. The Company will also showcase its ongoing collaborations with key technology leaders, including Samsung, Microsoft and Knewton. A host of interactive, in-booth activities will demonstrate edtech innovation in action, including the first demonstration of GO Math! Personal Math Trainer Powered by Knewton, the first core K-12 solution to create individualized learning pathways using Knewton’s adaptive technology engine.
“Our presence at BETT illustrates HMH’s commitment to international growth and strategic partnerships that expand access to our resources worldwide,” said Tim Cannon, Executive Vice President of Strategy and Alliances. “Through these interconnected goals, we strive to enhance learning environments for all students and educators with dynamic, customizable digital tools built upon the strong pedagogical foundation of our trusted content.”
At Stand C330, speaker presentations will run every hour, including daily talks from leading expert Michael DiSpezio, author of ScienceFusion, as well as HMH curriculum and development specialists from across disciplines. BETT also marks the international introduction of HMH’s latest core English Language Arts Program, Collections © 2015, which offers a multifaceted, digital approach to the study of literature that prepares students in grades 6-12 for future academic and career success.
About Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (NASDAQ:HMHC) is a global learning company with the mission of changing people’s lives by fostering passionate, curious learners. Among the world’s largest providers of pre-K–12 education solutions and one of its longest-established publishing houses, HMH combines cutting-edge research, editorial excellence and technological innovation to improve teaching and learning environments and solve complex literacy and education challenges. HMH’s interactive, results-driven education solutions are utilized by 50 million students in over 150 countries, and its renowned and awarded novels, non-fiction, children's books and reference works are enjoyed by readers throughout the world. For more information, visit www.hmhco.com.
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