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"I continue to dream about 99p books for children, in supermarkets"

Dr Ger Graus OBE is the first Global Director of Education at KidZania, where children aged 4 to14 can experience the world of work through... Read more

The digital model that treats books like magazines

The digital revolution has been something of an asteroid for the whole publishing industry, but it has presented particularly gnarly challenges to libraries, colleges and... Read more

To what degree does publishing need university people?

'The best people no longer go into publishing' It's my colleague Philip Jones at The Bookseller who reminds us today in his leader piece, The... Read more

'Data-light' in the deep field with Worldreader

"What if the most disruptive thing ebooks ever do is make books truly ubiquitous?" asks Worldreader's Danielle Zacarias in her article for us today. Worldreader's... Read more

Educational Apps Aren’t Fun

I’m an Educational Publisher but I’m also a parent. I have three children aged 7, 5 and 1. The two eldest already possess Apple portable... Read more

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IPO wrangles, education, and copyright (HEY! DON'T FALL ASLEEP!)

There's a typically furious piece over at The Register this morning about education and copyright. Read more

Are Education Publishers Really Innovating?

Companies like Apple have been dazzling users with fresh innovations for years. Publishers have enjoyed riding their coattails into the App-mosphere for some time as... Read more

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Digital textbooks challenge from US government

The Huffington Post reports that US Education Secretary Arne Duncan and Federal Communications Commission chairman Julius Genachowski have challenged schools and publishers to make the... Read more

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What's the point?

Education is an odd place in some ways, particularly the schools market. It's often very into all things digital - interactive whiteboards, whole-class software, virtual... Read more

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