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Apr 25, 2014, 10:30 ET
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Follett and Reading Is Fundamental in Chicago Award 13 Chicago-Area Students Promoting Literacy

 Striving to inspire lifelong interest in reading among Chicago public school children, educational content and technology provider Follett...

Mar 07, 2014, 10:00 ET
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Ridgeland Educational Software Company Partners With Follett to Support K-12 State Standards Transition In Mississippi

 Central Access Corp. today announced a partnership with Follett to provide Mississippi schools and educators access to Follett's Aspen...

Mar 06, 2014, 07:00 ET
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Follett Invests In ShowEvidence, Inc.

 Follett Corporation today announced an investment in ShowEvidence, Inc., a Santa Clara, California-based education software company that...

Feb 18, 2014, 10:10 ET
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Follett Announces ebook Partnership With Penguin Group (USA)

Follett today announced it has launched a collection of nearly 17,000 ebook titles for PreK-12 students from Penguin Group (USA).  Penguin is...

Jan 29, 2014, 13:26 ET
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Follett Corporation Names Todd Litzsinger Chairman Of The Board

Follett Corporation today announced that the Company's Board of Directors has named Todd Litzsinger Chairman of the Board, effective immediately....

Jan 08, 2014, 12:58 ET
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Tennessee Dept. of Education Awards Follett Approved Vendor Status

 The Tennessee Department of Education (TDOE) today announced Follett is an approved student information system (SIS) vendor for the state,...

Dec 17, 2013, 07:00 ET
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Follett's Expands PreK-12 ebook Offerings with Macmillan Partnership

 Follett today announced a partnership with Macmillan Publishers to distribute Macmillan's collection of popular ebook titles for PreK-12...

Dec 12, 2013, 07:00 ET
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Follett Launches Simon & Schuster ebooks to Schools

Follett today announced a partnership with Simon & Schuster that makes more than 450 PreK-12 titles available in ebook format on...

Oct 30, 2013, 13:00 ET
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Follett Invests in Campus Quad Mobile Platform for College Campuses

Follett Corporation today announced it has invested $1 million in Campus Quad™, a mobile-first platform designed for creating and consuming...

Oct 01, 2013, 15:57 ET
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Follett Challenge to Recognize K-12 Innovation at 15 Schools

Schools around the world will vie to be recognized as the most innovative in the third annual Follett Challenge, which launches today.  This...

Sep 30, 2013, 17:36 ET
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efollett.com Launches Tablet-optimized Website

Follett today announced it has launched a tablet-optimized application of efollett.com, the most-visited collegiate ecommerce site in North...

Aug 28, 2013, 10:00 ET
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Rhode Island Districts Turning to Aspen™ Student Information System to Connect Student Data, Classrooms and Performance

 Follett today announced that its Aspen™ software has been selected by the Foster-Glocester Regional Schools District as its preferred...

Aug 22, 2013, 08:00 ET
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Follett Launches New Release of FollettShelf™ with an Enhanced HTML5 Reading Environment for K-12

Follett today announced a new back-to-school release of its popular FollettShelf™ hosted digital bookshelf, which includes a new HTML5...

Aug 13, 2013, 09:19 ET
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Follett Higher Education Group President Thomas A. Christopher to Retire

Follett Corporation today announced that after nearly 12 years as President and Chief Operating Officer of the Follett Higher Education Group, Tom...

Aug 08, 2013, 08:00 ET
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Follett and Hachette Book Group Partner to Distribute Children's Ebooks

 Follett today announced a partnership with U.S. trade publisher Hachette Book Group (HBG) to provide preK-12 school libraries and students...

Aug 02, 2013, 14:39 ET

Follett Partners With Random House to Offer Popular Titles in ebook Format

Continuing its ongoing commitment to expand and enhance its PreK-12 digital solutions to support learning, Follett has partnered with Random House,...

Jul 30, 2013, 10:13 ET

Follett To Create Corporate Campus In Chicago's Western Suburbs

 Follett Corporation today announced that it will consolidate several of its facilities in Chicago's western suburbs at a single property in...

Jun 18, 2013, 07:00 ET

Follett Launches $50 Million Education-Focused Venture Fund

Follett Corporation today announced the establishment of the Follett Knowledge Fund, a capital funding source for new technologies that have the...

May 29, 2013, 10:00 ET
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Winners of the 2013 National Consortium for Continuous Improvement in Higher Education (NCCI) "Leveraging Excellence Award"

The National Consortium for Continuous Improvement in Higher Education (NCCI) has announced winners of the 2013 Leveraging Excellence Award....

May 07, 2013, 13:19 ET
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More Students at Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne Will Use Digital Course Materials Next Fall

Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW), in partnership with Follett, today announced the expansion of a new course material...