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Offering Haese Mathematics as part of IB content

Mar 14, 2017  |  District Administration Latest News
Offering Haese Mathematics as part of IB contentInternal sourcenbspFollett CorporationMarch 14 2017 Read more about Offering Haese Mathematics as part of IB

David Cully Named President at BT

Mar 9, 2017  |  Publishers Weekly
Follett Corporation has named David Cully president of Baker Taylor effective April 1 Cully replaces George Coe former president and CEO of BT just weeks after Coe was named COO of FollettIn his new role Cully will lead and manage all operations of the Baker Taylor retail and public

In Pictures Dr Seuss Celebration at Fairfield University Bookstore

Mar 6, 2017  |  Fairfield Citizen
The literary creations of Dr Seuss appear as popular as ever The Fairfield University Bookstore celebrated his birthday Saturday March 4 as part of the National Education Associations Read Across America eventThis is our fourth annual celebration said Nancy Quinn special events

Emergence of OERs Part of the Solution to Improving Student Outcomes

Mar 3, 2017  |  EdNet Insight
Every year there seems to be a new movement in education more specifically ed tech that promises to address all the pitfalls that came before it offering new hope to finding the elusive answer to the reason why so many students are failing to achieve the goals we expect of them Current

FMCC unveils new Raider Trader College Store

Mar 2, 2017  |  The LeaderHerald
JOHNSTOWN FultonMontgomery Community College held an official grand opening for its new college bookstore on WednesdayThe Raider Trader College Store was dedicated during a ribboncutting ceremony The store actually opened in January when the students returned from winter breakThe

Follett Corp taps Coe as chief operating officer

Mar 1, 2017  |  Illinois Business Daily
Follett Corp President and CEO Ray Griffith recently introduced George Coe as chief operating officer for the company Coe will head the development of Folletts enterprise strategies and direct its businesses initiatives and resources effective March 31 Under Coes leadership the company

Washington High wins 30K semifinals prize for Innovation Center

Mar 1, 2017  |  WEARTV
PENSACOLA Fla WEAR Big things are happening at Booker T Washington High School The schools library now known as the Innovation Center was recently featured in a video contestOn Tuesday officials with the Follett Challenge named the school as a semifinalist in the national contest

Chapmans Environmental Powerhouse

Feb 27, 2017  |  Argyros School of Business Economics
Kelly continues to stay connected to Chapman byserving on the Board of Counselors with countless executive business leaders in Orange County and Dean Reggie Gilyard of the Argyros Schooldonating a few thousand bottles of ECOS laundry detergent to Chapmans freshman fall 2016

Key updates announced for Destiny solution

Feb 21, 2017  |  District Administration Latest News
Key updates announced for Destiny solutionInternal sourcenbspFollett CorporationFebruary 21 2017 Read more about Key updates announced for Destiny

Follett Corporation Names George F Coe as COO

Feb 16, 2017  |  Yahoo Business
WESTCHESTER Ill Feb 16 2017 PRNewswire Follett Corporation President and CEO Ray A Griffith today announced the appointment of George F Coe to Chief Operating Officer for Follett Corporation and Baker Taylor effective March

Follett Taps George Coe as COO

Feb 16, 2017  |  Publishers Weekly
Follett Corporation has appointed George Coe as chief operating officer for Follett and Baker Taylor effective March 31 Coe will report to Follett president and CEO Ray GriffithCoe has been with the company since April 2016 when he came on aboard as part of Folletts acquisition of Baker

International agreement reintroduces classic reading program

Feb 7, 2017  |  District Administration Latest News
International agreement reintroduces classic reading programInternal sourcenbspFollett CorporationFebruary 7 2017 Read more about International agreement reintroduces classic reading

Follett and Dremel Join Forces to Bring 3D Printers to Schools

Feb 1, 2017  |  School Library Journal
Follett School Solutions has partnered with Dremel to offer its printers to K12 school districts in order to both support librarians and promote technology integration in the

UF ALL ACCESS TEXTBOOK PROGRAM AN EFFECTIVE WAY TO SAVE STUDENTS MONEY

Feb 1, 2017  |  UF HRS Communications
Last fall a new textbook program was made available to UF students in 28 courses resulting in 17 million in savings to studentsThe program known as UF All Access was developed by textbook seller Follett and adapted by UFs Business Services Division to provide UF students with the

New agreement brings 3D printers with professional development to schools

Jan 25, 2017  |  District Administration Latest News
New agreement brings 3D printers with professional development to schoolsInternal sourcenbspFollett CorporationJanuary 24 2017 Read more about New agreement brings 3D printers with professional development to

Follett VitalSource Partner on Oneclick Access to 80000 Digital Titles

Jan 18, 2017  |  Digital Book World
A new collaboration between Follett Higher Education Group and VitalSource Technologies LLC is making it easier for college students to access their digital learning materials By integrating systems Follett the nations largest campus retailer and VitalSource Ingram Content Groups

JMU bookstore stocks up on FCS Championship merchandise

Jan 9, 2017  |  WHSV
HARRISONBURG Va WHSV The James Madison University bookstore is preparing as football fans look to buy FCS Championship merchandise following JMUs national win on Saturday January 7The bookstore was ready for the team to win JMU took home its second FCS title in a matchup against

Follett adds array of new content for IB World Schools

Jan 6, 2017  |  District Administration Latest News
Follett adds array of new content for IB World SchoolsInternal sourcenbspFollett CorporationJanuary 6 2017 Read more about Follett adds array of new content for IB World

JMU bookstore sees spike in sales due to national championship in Frisco

Jan 6, 2017  |  WHSV
he JMU bookstore has seen a big increase in sales due to the upcoming FCS National Championship in Frisco At the moment there are only two shirts for sale that relate to the game and even though they ordered three hundred of them they are already almost sold outSales have been from online

Why an app wont work for Follett

Dec 16, 2016  |  Internet Retailer
Follett integrates its educational products into campusbranded apps to bolster its mobile strategy and sales meaning it doesnt need to launch its own appApps are a barrier to shopping says Roe McFarlane chief digital officer at Follett Higher Education GroupTheres not one app that

The FollettBiblioNasium Partnership at Work

Dec 13, 2016  |  School Library Journal
Here are what the daytoday advantages of the June 2016 move are turning out to

New School Spirit Store to Open in the Dixon Center

Dec 11, 2016  |  The Loquitur
Anticipation and excitement builds around the opening of a brand new spirit store on campus where students will be able to buy Cabrini merchandise outside of the typical bookstore fashion It is expected to open in the Dixon Center at some point in the next couple of weeksThe new spirit store

Fairfield University Bookstore at the Heart of the Community for 5 Years

Dec 2, 2016  |  News Fairfield
Five years ago on Friday November 4 2011 at 1030 am began a new era for the 23500squarefoot retail location with an official ribboncutting ceremony took place at the store located at 1499 Post Road Local officials and representatives from the Chamber of Commerce area businesses and

Retail TouchPoints Appoints 4 New Members To Advisory Board

Nov 29, 2016  |  Global Newswire
Execs from Lowes Foods MizzenMain Sleep Number And Follett Corporation Join Retail Industry Colleagues In Advisory RoleHASBROUCK HEIGHTS NJ Nov 29 2016 GLOBE NEWSWIRE Retail TouchPoints RTP has announced the addition of 4 new members to the Retail TouchPoints Advisory Board The

Suiting up for Apple Cup weather

Nov 21, 2016  |  KHQ News
KHQ News visits Crimson Gray to suit up for the Apple

Cool Tool Axis 360 Digital Media Library App

Nov 18, 2016  |  EdTech Digest
Early last year Baker Taylor introduced the Axis 360 mobile app and made it available from both the Apple App Store and the Google Play Store for Android The app is a simple powerful tool it simplifies access to digital content by allowing library patrons and students to browse select and

A Lasting Legacy

Nov 15, 2016  |  EdTech Digest
LEADER SPOTLIGHT by Victor RiveroChuck Follett is the forwardthinking member of the Follett family business who founded Follett Software company over three decades ago Chuck is now retired but his influence on the edtech industry is indisputable and his legacy lives on in schools and

Heres a college bookstore that doesnt stock any textbooks

Nov 10, 2016  |  The Washington Post
For all but a few days of the year mainly around the start of a semester college bookstores are focused much more on building school brands than on selling textbooks They might as well be called college hoodie storesAmerican University in a shift reflecting that retail reality this fall

Librarian courses introduced

Nov 7, 2016  |  District Administration Latest News
Librarian courses introducedInternal sourcenbspFollett CorporationNovember 7 2016 Read more about Librarian courses

UT Arlington launches new online merchandise store at UTAGearcom

Nov 1, 2016  |  UTA Athletics News
ARLINGTON Texas Working in partnership with Coppellbased AdvancedOnline UT Arlington has launched a new expanded official online store at UTAGearcomMavericks fans will have access to items from a wide variety of wellknown brands including the athletic departments official equipment

Follett Challenge Seeks Unique Learning Programs

Oct 31, 2016  |  THE Journal All Current Articles
Follett is looking for K12 schools and districts with outstanding technology programs to enter the 6th annual Follett Challenge for a chance to win 200000 in products and

Follett urges schools to share their stories of unique learning for 6th Annual Follett Challenge

Oct 31, 2016  |  Library Technology Guides industry news report
All K12 schoolsdistricts public and private in the US and Canada are eligible to apply Submissions are open to all K12 educators and Parent Teacher Organizations Entrants must complete an online application and upload a three to fiveminute video describing their program that teaches 21st

Bookstore prepares for increased needs on game day

Oct 28, 2016  |  The Observer
There are several destination locations on Notre Dames campus during a home football weekend including Notre Dame Stadium the Grotto and the Hammes Notre Dame Bookstore that are a priority for any visiting home or away fans interested in buying Notre Dame merchandise Director of the Hammes

Bookstore gets renovations

Oct 27, 2016  |  The Bona Venture
In time for basketball season the bookstore located in the Reilly Center recently received renovationsThe bookstore kept its doors open for business during the renovations from Oct 17 through Oct 20Annette Donavon manager of the bookstore said the renovations came to fruition by

Sixth Annual Follett Challenge Launches

Oct 26, 2016  |  School Library Journal
If you have a cool unique educational program going on at your school Follett wants to hear about it The company is giving away prizes consisting of products and services in their latest

Follett DubLabs Partner to Ease Access to Course Materials

Oct 25, 2016  |  Campus Technology
Follett has partnered with DubLabs in an effort to make it easier for students to access course materialsAs a result of the partnership students at schools that work with both companies will have access to a link in their campus app that provides oneclick shopping access to all of their

Follett supports AASLs ESSA implementation efforts

Oct 23, 2016  |  Library Technology Guides industry news report
Follett School Solutions continues to support the importance of school librarians in students educational careers with a matching funds sponsorship of American Association of School Librarians Every Student Succeeds Act implementation workshops Presented nationwide through collaboration with AASL

CSUN Campus Store Remodel Shows Matador Spirit

Oct 14, 2016  |  CSUN Today
California State University Northridge celebrated the grand opening of the new Campus Store with refreshments a ribbon cutting and a fashion show on Oct 11The new CSUN Campus Store previously the Matador Bookstore was remodeled to incorporate additional services and an updated

Follett supports AASLs ESSA implementation efforts

Oct 11, 2016  |  American Library Association
Follett School Solutions continues to support the importance of school librarians in students educational careers with a matching funds sponsorship of American Association of School Librarians AASL Every Student Succeeds Act ESSA implementation

New titles added to digital content offerings

Oct 7, 2016  |  District Administration Latest News
New titles added to digital content offeringsInternal sourcenbspFollett CorporationOctober 6 2016 Read more about New titles added to digital content

College bookstores learn new tricks to attract students

Oct 5, 2016  |  The Daily Item
As online retailers like Amazon increase their footprint in the college textbook business brickandmortar stores on campuses in the Susquehanna Valley evolve to stay relevantRather than outright purchases bookstores push book rentals as a cheaper immediate way to get class texts Oncampus