Wed, 03/04/2013 - 09:35
Hodder Education has acquired Galore Park, publisher of textbooks, revision guides and past papers for the Common Entrance market.
Galore Park, which is currently based in Tenterden, Kent, will relocate to Hodder Education's offices on the Euston Road in London. Owner and current m.d. Nick Oulton will work with the Hodder...
Fri, 21/09/2012 - 08:40
Publishers say the plan to abolish competing exam boards as GCSEs are scrapped in favour of new Baccalaureate certificates will open up the education market.
Lis Tribe, m.d. of Hodder Education, called the development "very good news". She said: "If there is a contract model where one exam board will be offering a...
Thu, 02/08/2012 - 08:30
Hachette is to sell its Health Sciences and Higher Education businesses to Taylor & Francis and transfer its Consumer Education business to Hodder & Stoughton.
Hodder Education c.e.o. Thomas Webster will leave his post, with current Schools head Lis Tribe taking over at the pared-back Hachette division, to include Further...
Mon, 14/05/2012 - 07:50
Hodder Education is embarking on a major new education series that aims to get straight to the heart of today's most topical issues.
The All That Matters series will tackle topics of the day at 160-page length; each title will be published as a £7.99 paperback. The series is launching with two titles at the end of May, and...
Mon, 29/11/2010 - 09:01
A new digital service has launched offering students the ability to download reference books by the chapter.
Reference Tree went live today [Monday] in beta and offers titles from the likes of Elsevier, Taylor & Francis, Sage, Hodder Education, McGraw Hill and Cambridge University Press. Students are able to annotate and highlight...
Mon, 14/06/2010 - 08:30
Publishers of classics, educational and children's books and authors of genres as disparate as horror and current affairs were among those to receive honours in the Queen's Birthday list this year.
Former chief executive of Hodder Education, Philip Walters, received an MBE while Susan Bradbury, former editor-in-chief of the...
Wed, 19/05/2010 - 14:07
Hodder Education is to launch its first-ever app - a Michel Thomas language learning app for the iPhone and iPod Touch.
The app, based on the Michel Thomas Method language courses, will be available to buy through the App Store from 21st May.
George Walkley, head of digital for Hachette UK, said: "Hodder Education...
Wed, 30/09/2009 - 06:52
Hodder Education brand Teach Yourself is relaunching next January, with a new look and a number of new features to "reinvigorate self-improvement".
The brand, which has been running since 1938, is being "completely transformed" to meet modern needs. The publisher plans to launch 500 new titles throughout the year,...
Sun, 16/08/2009 - 09:20
The Home Office has been accused of “unfair and anti-competitive actions” over the contract to publish the official guide to the British Citizenship exam.
Newly released Home Office information reveals that in 2004 The Stationery Office (TSO) was given a contract as “official” publishers of exam guide Life in...
Thu, 09/07/2009 - 07:42
Bloomsbury Publishing Plc has acquired Hodder Education's Higher Education textbook lists in Media and Communications, History and English Literature, to be managed under the new Bloomsbury Academic imprint.
Hodder Education's lists include original Edward Arnold titles that have been updated and published in numerous new...