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Analysis on Impact of COVID-19-Digital Educational Publishing Market 2019-2023 | Rapid Penetration of Smartphones to Boost Growth | Technavio

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 11:30pm

Our digital educational publishing market report covers the following areas:

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  • Our digital educational publishing market report covers the following areas:
    This study identifies growing influence of data analytics in digital education as one of the prime reasons driving the digital educational publishing market growth during the next few years.
  • We provide a detailed analysis of around 25 vendors operating in the Digital Educational Publishing Market, including some of the vendors such as Cengage Learning Holdings, Holtzbrinck Publishing group, McGraw-Hill Education, Pearson, and RELX group.
  • Backed with competitive intelligence and benchmarking, our research reports on the Digital Educational Publishing Market are designed to provide entry support, customer profile and M&As as well as go-to-market strategy support.
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i3 Verticals Education and HundredX® Work to Help Schools Feed Children During Pandemic

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 4:00pm

PaySchools, one of the flagship education businesses within the education vertical of i3 Verticals (Nasdaq: IIIV), today announced an initiative with HundredX Inc. to help schools feed children during the coronavirus pandemic.

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  • PaySchools, one of the flagship education businesses within the education vertical of i3 Verticals (Nasdaq: IIIV), today announced an initiative with HundredX Inc. to help schools feed children during the coronavirus pandemic.
  • In fall 2019, PaySchools launched an initiative called Trays Across America to help schools struggling with lunch debt.
  • The remote campaigns are a particularly relevant funding tool for schools during the pandemic, when so many other methods have come to a halt.
  • Joining with i3 Verticals Education division in this unique way will help ensure students across America have access to meals during this challenging time.

One Week Left to Vote in 2020 Cintas Custodian of the Year Contest

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 3:02pm

Theres only one week left to cast your vote in the 2020 Custodian of the Year contest hosted by Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ: CTAS).

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  • Theres only one week left to cast your vote in the 2020 Custodian of the Year contest hosted by Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ: CTAS).
  • The top 10 finalists in the 2020 Custodian of the Year contest include:
    Howell Beasley Albertville Kindergarten and Pre-K (Albertville, Ala.)
    Mr. Howells job title may be Custodian, but to the 600 students at Albertville Kindergarten & Pre-K, hes a superhero.
  • Mr. Howell greets each class with a sincere and warm Good Morning and goes above and beyond to make students feel supported.
  • For more information about the Custodian of the Year contest, please contact Jessie Koerner at jkoerner@mulberrymc.com or (551) 265-6921.

Using Data Science to Advance Educational Tools for Young Children: Fifth Annual Data Science Bowl Announces Winners; Thousands Participated in Worldwide Competition

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 2:00pm

Access to effective early learning resources is critical, and research demonstrates that high-quality educational media can help support young learners.

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  • Access to effective early learning resources is critical, and research demonstrates that high-quality educational media can help support young learners.
  • This years competition demonstrates the power and profound impact data science and AI can have on early childhood education.
  • The Data Science Bowl brings together data scientists, technologists, and domain experts across industries to take on the worlds challenges with data and technology.
  • This is their first time winning a competition and their first year participating in the Data Science Bowl.

ViewSonic Launches myViewBoard Clips Video-Assisted Learning Platform

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 1:05pm

ViewSonic Corp., a leading global provider of display solutions, announced the availability of myViewBoard Clips , powered by Boclips as part of the myViewBoard ecosystem.

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  • ViewSonic Corp., a leading global provider of display solutions, announced the availability of myViewBoard Clips , powered by Boclips as part of the myViewBoard ecosystem.
  • Now with the myViewBoard Clips video-assisted learning platform, educators can access more than two million licensed educational videos.
  • myViewBoard Clips integrates with myViewBoard software to allow for annotation, lecture capture, distance learning and more.
  • ViewSonic myViewBoard Clips is on our secure platform and free of inappropriate content to ensure students safety and also give teachers peace of mind, said Sean Liu, software business line manager at ViewSonic Americas.

Liberty Global Announces Creation of $4 Million COVID-19 Employee Assistance Fund

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 6:00am

Liberty Global has also agreed to match all donations to the fund, which will bring the total amount available to employees to $4 million.

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  • Liberty Global has also agreed to match all donations to the fund, which will bring the total amount available to employees to $4 million.
  • All 27,000 Liberty Global employees will be eligible to confidentially apply for assistance via an online portal.
  • Mike Fries, CEO of Liberty Global explained, At Liberty Global, we are a family first.
  • I am hopeful that the Liberty Global Response Fund continues to grow in size and will serve as a model for future support inside our company.

Chegg to Announce First Quarter 2020 Financial Results

Wednesday, April 8, 2020 - 9:05pm

Chegg, Inc. (NYSE: CHGG), a Smarter Way to Student, today announced that it is scheduled to release its earnings results for the first quarter of 2020 which ended March 31, 2020, on Monday, May 4, 2020, after the market close.

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  • Chegg, Inc. (NYSE: CHGG), a Smarter Way to Student, today announced that it is scheduled to release its earnings results for the first quarter of 2020 which ended March 31, 2020, on Monday, May 4, 2020, after the market close.
  • Chegg will host a conference call to discuss the first quarter financial results at 1:30 p.m. Pacific Standard Time (4:30 p.m. Eastern Standard Time) on the same day.
  • A live webcast of the call will also be available at https://investor.chegg.com under the Events & Presentations menu.
  • Chegg is a publicly held company based in Santa Clara, California and trades on the NYSE under the symbol CHGG.

Esri Partners with MCH Strategic Data to Provide School Closure, Reopening, and Instructional Plan Data

Wednesday, April 8, 2020 - 7:00pm

Esri , the global leader in location intelligence, today announced that it will be making data layers on US school closures during the COVID-19 pandemic available through a new partnership with MCH Strategic Data.

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  • Esri , the global leader in location intelligence, today announced that it will be making data layers on US school closures during the COVID-19 pandemic available through a new partnership with MCH Strategic Data.
  • To help educational organizations as well as families across the nation better understand the situation in their communities, Esri and MCH have made school closure data accessible from a public dashboard .
  • It provides transparent and useful information that can help families develop a personal plan when they are feeling their most vulnerable.
  • MCH Strategic Data compiles and provides institutional information for the education, healthcare, government, and religious sectors.

Equitable Helps Educators Equip Students with Remote Learning Resources Through DonorsChoose Keep Kids Learning Program

Wednesday, April 8, 2020 - 5:08pm

The Keep Kids Learning program enables teachers to send personalized educational care packages ranging from shelf-stable groceries to crayons and building blocks to their students homes to help facilitate remote learning.

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  • The Keep Kids Learning program enables teachers to send personalized educational care packages ranging from shelf-stable groceries to crayons and building blocks to their students homes to help facilitate remote learning.
  • The COVID-19 crisis has exacerbated the need for resources which allow educators to reach and support their students.
  • Were grateful for the generosity of Equitable Foundation, which will allow us to help teachers keep their students learning.
  • In addition to DonorsChoose, Equitable Foundation has also pledged $500,000 to several organizations providing support to those impacted by COVID-19, including:

AltaSea Launches ‘Project Blue @Home’ Virtual Education Program Featuring Titanic Discoverer Dr. Robert Ballard & LA Blue Economy CEOs

Wednesday, April 8, 2020 - 4:00pm

Project Blue @Home is an informal educational program that includes live video chats, video question-and-answer sessions and pre-packaged lessons.

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  • Project Blue @Home is an informal educational program that includes live video chats, video question-and-answer sessions and pre-packaged lessons.
  • Last month, AltaSea launched the first themed contest in its Project Blue @Weekends campaign, How the ocean can save the world.
  • Project Blues mission is two-fold: to position Los Angeles as the global center of the Blue Economy and provide students with a voice to help lead that effort.
  • McOsker will lead a live chat about the ocean economy as one segment of Project Blue @Home.