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National Geographic Learning Partners with NWEA to Provide Teachers with Data and Actionable Insights to Improve Student Learning

Partnership brings together proven instruction with data from an industry-recognized assessment

BOSTON, January 28, 2020 — National Geographic Learning, a Cengage company, has partnered with not-for-profit assessment organization NWEA to help teachers assess student proficiency and personalize learning paths across K-12 reading instruction. NWEA assessments will be integrated with National Geographic Learning’s Panorama reading program, giving teachers immediate insight into what each student knows and how … Read more
National Geographic Learning Partners with Britannica Digital Learning to Expand Access to Social Studies Content for U.S. Middle Schools

For No Additional Fee, Students Gain Access to Thousands of Learning Resources, While Instructors Save Time Searching for Supplemental Material that Meets Learning Objectives

BOSTON, April 2, 2019 — National Geographic Learning, a Cengage Company, and Britannica Digital Learning are partnering to incorporate primary source and multimedia content into National Geographic Learning’s middle school U.S History program, National Geographic U.S. History American Stories. Students and teachers will gain seamless access to Britannica LaunchPacks which include thousands of grade-appropriate video, … Read more
National Geographic Learning Launches Subscription Service to Lower Costs and Increase Access to College-Level Courses

New Pathways Digital Subscription for AP, Honors, Electives and Career and Technical Education; Potential to Save Districts Up to 50%

BOSTON, January 7, 2019 —In a move designed to lower costs and increase access to college-level courses, National Geographic Learning (NGL), a part of Cengage, today announced a subscription service for high schools.  The subscription, called Pathways, offers a curated collection of online educational programs for career and technical education (CTE) and Advanced Placement (AP), … Read more
National Geographic Learning Enters Elementary Mathematics Market with Debut of Big Ideas Math: Modeling Real Life

Expands partnership with Big Ideas Learning to Deliver Complete Math Solution for K-12

BOSTON, June 11, 2018 —  National Geographic Learning (NGL), a Cengage company, has released the only complete K-12 math solution under a continuous author team with the launch of Big Ideas Math: Modeling Real Life. The new Modeling Real Life series is available for K-8 and marks NGL’s first foray into elementary math. “We’re excited … Read more
Cengage Integrates Gale's Smithsonian Primary Sources into Leading AP® U.S. History Program, The American Pageant, AP Edition

Best-Selling AP U.S. History Program to include primary sources in line with updated AP framework

BOSTON, April 25, 2018 – Cengage, an education and technology company, today announced the integration of Smithsonian Primary Sources in U.S. History from Gale, a Cengage company, into The American Pageant MindTap solution, Updated 16th Edition. The integration of nearly 1,800 primary sources (documents and images) into this best-selling program for AP® U.S. history will … Read more
Gale Integrates Video and Classroom Tools into GVRL eBook Platform, Improving Student Engagement

New Enhanced eBooks on GVRL provide teachers with curated video content and curriculum-aligned classroom tools, making lesson planning easy with engaging classroom-ready content

PLA Conference, PHILADELPHIA – March 21, 2018 – Gale, a Cengage company, is taking instruction and student engagement to the next level. Video and curriculum-aligned classroom tools have been integrated into selected eBooks on the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL) platform. Now teachers can incorporate content from these eBooks—text, video, classroom activities and more—into their … Read more
Gale Brings Authoritative Content to Google Searches with New Chrome Extension for Opposing Viewpoints In Context

New Chrome extension puts libraries’ digital resources into users’ everyday workflow with a single search

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. – November 8, 2017 – Gale, a Cengage company, has developed a Google Chrome extension for its Opposing Viewpoints In Context database. The extension makes it easier for users to find and access content from Opposing Viewpoints In Context through their library from a Google search, creating a simple and direct path … Read more
Gale Supports Teen Mental Health and Wellness with Debut of Cameron’s Collection

New eBook collection provides schools and public libraries with resources to help support teens battling with depression and anxiety

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. – November 1, 2017 – With one out of every five teens suffering from mental illness[i], Gale, a Cengage company, in collaboration with the Cameron K. Gallagher (CKG) Foundation, an organization that cultivates awareness and understanding of teenage depression and anxiety, are introducing Cameron’s Collection. This new set of eBooks provide schools … Read more
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi and Cengage Partner to Offer Access to Accredited High School Diploma and Workforce Training

Partnership enables adults and prospective students to earn entry-level career certificate

CORPUS CHRISTI and BOSTON, June 10, 2017 — Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi has partnered with Cengage to offer accredited high school diplomas and career certificates to prospective students and members of the community through Career Online High School (COHS). An estimated 20 percent of the Corpus Christi population 25 years of age and older lack … Read more
Gale Adds Hundreds of Educational Videos to K-12 Products

Research shows video is a key tool for K-12 learning and instruction

Farmington Hills, Mich., December 14, 2016 — Gale, a Cengage company, has added hundreds of new educational videos to its most popular K-12 resources, including Kids InfoBits, Research In Context and Science In Context. Working with partner Visual Learning Systems, Gale has incorporated videos covering concepts essential to STEM learning, such as energy, genetics and … Read more