Cengage Learning Invites Educators to ‘Meet-Up’ at SXSWedu to Improve the Student Experience and Activate Learning

SXSWedu Attendees to Gather with Education Innovators to Inspire and Engage Today’s Students with Personalized Learning Experiences

Austin, TX, Mar. 10, 2015 — Today at SXSWedu, Cengage Learning, a leading global education company, is gathering attendees for a Meet-Up session to activate learning. The session will focus on best practices and tools to improve the student learning experience through personalization.  With a heightened and renewed focused on the learner, Cengage Learning is committed to ensuring the most engaging learning experiences through its powerful digital solutions, such as its personalized e-learning platform, MindTap.

“At Cengage Learning, we recognize the power and positive impact that engagement brings to learning and we are focusing our efforts on the student to ensure we utilize personalization to maximize engagement for improved educational experiences,” said Sandi Kirshner, Chief Marketing Officer, Cengage Learning. “Our SXSWedu Meet-Up event, Activate Learning, invites attendees to engage with us as we explore new ways of getting to the heart of improving the student user experience – with product demos and opportunities to provide feedback to inform personalized learning and future innovation – all while having some fun!”

Cengage Learning’s Activate Learning Meet-Up:
Date:                     March 10, 2015
Time:                    5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Location:            Room 410, Hilton Austin

With a spirited collegiate theme and refreshments, Cengage Learning executives and the User Experience team will be on hand at the Meet-Up to:

  • Talk about ways to personalize the learning experience for students in order to truly activate learning.
  • Share ideas and learn from attendees about what makes a truly powerful and engaging learning experience.
  • Provide a first-hand look at MindTap, Cengage Learning’s personalized learning platform, which has been proven to increase test scores.

For more information on Cengage Learning, visit www.cengage.com.

About Cengage Learning
Cengage Learning is a leading educational content, technology, and services company for the higher education and K-12, professional and library markets worldwide. The company provides superior content, personalized services and course-driven digital solutions that accelerate student engagement and transform the learning experience. Cengage Learning is headquartered in Boston, MA with an office hub located in San Francisco, CA. Cengage Learning employees reside in nearly 40 different countries with company sales in more than 125 countries around the world. www.cengage.com.