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March 7, 2014
Central Access Corp. announced a partnership with Follett to provide Mississippi schools and educators access to Follett’s Aspen Instructional Management System. Aspen IMS offers powerful curriculum and classroom tools that help teachers and students to focus on engagement and achievement that meet state education standards.
March 6, 2014
Follett invests in ShowEvidence, Inc.. Follett Software Company
Follett Corporation announced an investment in ShowEvidence, Inc., a Santa Clara, California-based education software company that provides innovative solutions for assessing student and teacher performance. The investment is the first from the Follett Knowledge Fund, a $50 million venture fund focused on disruptive technologies in the education/technology space.
February 13, 2014
Follett announces Ebook Partnership with Penguin Group (USA). Follett Software Company
Follett announced it has launched a collection of nearly 17,000 ebook titles for PreK-12 students from Penguin Group (USA). Penguin is the fifth major book publisher to partner with Follett in the past six months, joining Random House, Hachette, Simon & Schuster and Macmillan.
February 6, 2014
Follett VP Susan Adelmann Named Co-Chair of SIIA Education Division’s Board of Directors. Follett Software Company
The Software and Information Industry Association, the principal trade association for the software and digital content industries, has named Susan Adelmann as co-chair of its Education Division Board of Directors for 2014. Adelmann, vice president of strategic partnerships for Follett School Solutions, was originally elected to a two-year term on the board in August 2012. She joined Follett in 2006 and possesses more than 30 years of software industry experience in product development, business strategy and strategic partnering, and marketing and product management.
February 3, 2014
Enter the $200,000 Follett Challenge by February 28. Follett Software Company
The deadline to enter the third annual Follett Challenge is Friday, Feb. 28. A total of $200,000 in Follett products and services will be awarded to 15 different winners from all levels of education able to best demonstrate innovative approaches to 21st century learning.
January 29, 2014
Follett Corporation names Todd Litzsinger chairman of the board. Follett Software Company
Follett Corporation today announced that the Company's Board of Directors has named Todd Litzsinger Chairman of the Board, effective immediately. Litzsinger succeeds Steve Waichler, who held the role on an interim basis following the passing of Follett’s former Chairman, Alison O’Hara, in July of 2013.
January 9, 2014
Tennessee Department of Education Awards Follett Approved Vendor Status. Follett Software Company
The Tennessee Department of Education (TDOE) today announced Follett is an approved student information system (SIS) vendor for the state, making it easier for schools to select Follett’s Aspen SIS, a robust web-based solution that maximizes the collection, reporting and management of student data and information.
December 16, 2013
Follett’s Expands PreK-12 ebook Offerings with Macmillan Partnership. Follett Software Company
Follett announced a partnership with Macmillan Publishers to distribute Macmillan’s collection of popular ebook titles for PreK-12 students. The collection adds to the more than 250,000 ebook titles currently available through Titlewave, Follett’s powerful collection development, search and ordering tool.
December 12, 2013
Follett Launches Simon and Schuster ebooks to Schools. Follett Software Company
Follett announced a partnership with Simon and Schuster that makes more than 450 PreK-12 titles available in ebook format on Titlewave, Follett’s powerful collection development, search and ordering tool. Follett now offers more than 250,000 ebook titles through Titlewave to schools nationwide.
December 10, 2013
2013-14 Follett Challenge Invites Entries, Announces Judges. Follett Software Company
The 2013-14 Follett Challenge is underway, offering a total prize of $200,000 in Follett products and services to schools best demonstrating innovative approaches to 21st century learning.
December 5, 2013
Opening Minds INNOVATION awards application deadline nears. Follett Software Company
Individuals and organizations interested in submitting a nomination for the Opening Minds INNOVATION Awards, sponsored by Follett, have until Friday, Dec. 13 to apply online. The Opening Minds USA awards seek to recognize innovations that are advancing the field of early childhood education to better the lives of young children and their families.
November 26, 2013
Follett partners With EBSCO Information Services. Follett Software Company
Follett announced a partnership with EBSCO Information Services to provide students with expanded online access to top research databases such as MasterFILE Premier and Academic Search Premier.
November 25, 2013
Fujitsu announced that its Canadian subsidiary, Fujitsu Consulting (Canada) Inc., has signed an agreement with the British Columbia Ministry of Education to implement, manage and host ConnectEdBC, a new student information service that will replace the existing student information system (BCeSIS) used by most school districts.
November 19, 2013
Follett Announced as Year-Round Platinum Sponsor of NAEYC. Follett Software Company
Follett, one of the largest education solution providers in the United States, has expanded its focus on early childhood products and services through (NAEYC), the leading association representing educators working on behalf of high-quality early childhood education. Follett is a new Platinum Level Year-Round sponsor of NAEYC, the highest level of sponsorship a commercial company can offer to support NAEYC’s critical work on behalf of young children and early childhood educators.
October 16, 2013
Streamlined ebook experience highlights Destiny 11.5 Release. Follett Software Company
The new release of Follett’s library management system, Destiny, will provide users with several key enhancements, including an improved ebook experience and increased integration between Destiny Library Manager and Titlewave, Follett’s collection development, curriculum support, and online ordering tool.
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