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New Study: Adjunct Faculty Bring Real-World Experience and Connections, Yet Desire Closer Connection to the Academic Community

Cengage survey presents adjunct faculty feedback on collaboration, digital technology and professional development

Boston, Mass., April 4, 2017–A new study from Cengage finds that although adjunct faculty are very student-focused and believe they offer unique value, including real-world expertise and industry contacts, they feel disconnected and less valued than full-time faculty.  And, while more than half of adjuncts are using digital learning tools, they want more opportunities for … Read more
Gale Celebrates Women’s History Month with Release of New Women’s Studies Archive

Archive Explores the Grassroots of Feminism in the 19th and 20th Century

Farmington Hills, Mich., March 20, 2017 — As we celebrate Women’s History Month, Gale, a Cengage company, has launched a new archive on women’s studies that explores the many contributions of women throughout history.  Part of the growing Gale Primary Sources program, the Women’s Studies Archive represents Gale’s focus on publishing material that supports diversity studies and provides … Read more
Major Educational Content Providers And Distributors Join Together To Fight Counterfeit Textbooks
BOSTON, March 1, 2017 – Cengage, McGraw-Hill Education, and Pearson have joined forces with Ingram and Chegg, Inc. to have them adopt and implement a set of Anti-Counterfeit Best Practices designed to address the growing problem of counterfeit print textbooks. The Anti-Counterfeit Best Practices are intended to assist distributors with combating counterfeits of print textbooks … Read more
Cengage Launches MindTap ACE, An Affordable OER-Based Solution for Higher Education

MindTap ACE offers seamless integration of curated OER content into courses; Prices begin at $40

BOSTON, January 12, 2017 — Cengage, an education and technology company, today launched MindTap ACE, a digital solution that blends curated Open Educational Resources (OER) with Cengage content.  Designed to help faculty seamlessly integrate OER into their courses, MindTap ACE expands Cengage’s portfolio of comprehensive learning solutions that use open resources, including MindTap, WebAssign and … Read more
Cengage and Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Partnership Increases Affordability and Retention, Improves Outcomes for More than 4,000 Students

RCCC e-Text Initiative Saves Students up to 50 Percent Over Print Materials

BOSTON and SALISBURY, N.C., January 9, 2017 — A partnership between Cengage, an education and technology company, and Rowan-Cabarrus Community College (RCCC) has saved students up to 50 percent on the cost of their course materials while increasing course engagement and retention. The RCCC e-Text Initiative, now in its third year, delivers Cengage materials to … Read more
Gale Launches Interactive Resources for Chemistry and Anatomy

Brings STEM learning to life through immersive and interactive learning experiences

Farmington Hills, Mich., December 13, 2016 — Gale, a Cengage company, has launched Gale Interactive: Chemistry and Gale Interactive: Human Anatomy for the academic market. Through innovative technology, these new digital resources combine Gale’s curriculum-aligned research content with interactive 3D models from partner VIVED to help students understand science topics. With these new resources, users … Read more

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