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17 Apr, 2017, 12:00 ET Follett and Lumen Learning to Expand Adoption of OER Courseware

Follett and Lumen Learning today announced a partnership to lower costs and improve student success through the use of academic content and...


16 Feb, 2017, 07:00 ET Follett Corporation Names George F. Coe as COO

Follett Corporation President and CEO Ray A. Griffith today announced the appointment of George F. Coe to Chief Operating Officer for Follett...


11 Aug, 2016, 13:26 ET Follett Names Roe McFarlane Chief Digital Officer for Higher Education Business

 Follett Corporation today announced that Roe J. McFarlane has been named Chief Digital Officer for Follett Higher Education Group (FHEG),...


02 Nov, 2015, 09:00 ET Follett Acquires Advanced-Online

 Follett today announced that the company has acquired Advanced-Online, a leading ecommerce provider of branded merchandise store programs for...


21 Oct, 2015, 14:00 ET Nader Qaimari Named To Lead Follett School Solutions Business

 Follett Corporation, a trusted partner to preK-12 schools, districts and college campuses for more than 140 years, today announced the...


02 Sep, 2015, 11:54 ET Teachers Or Technology? Parents Of K-8 Kids Differ Geographically Over Which Is More Important

What do parents think is more crucial to the success of today's students – excellent teachers or first-rate technology? The answer depends on...


05 Feb, 2015, 08:22 ET Follett Invests in Vocabulary.com

 Follett Corporation today announces a strategic investment in Vocabulary.com, a leading learning platform in the K-12 and consumer space....


09 Sep, 2014, 12:22 ET Follett Names Nader Qaimari Senior VP Content Services and Solutions

 Follett today announced that Nader Qaimari has been named Senior Vice President of Content Services and Solutions for Follett School...


25 Apr, 2014, 10:30 ET 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...


18 Feb, 2014, 10:10 ET 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...


29 Jan, 2014, 13:26 ET 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....


08 Jan, 2014, 12:58 ET 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,...


17 Dec, 2013, 07:00 ET 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...


12 Dec, 2013, 07:00 ET 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...


30 Oct, 2013, 13:00 ET 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...


01 Oct, 2013, 15:57 ET 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...


30 Sep, 2013, 17:36 ET 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...


28 Aug, 2013, 10:00 ET 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...


22 Aug, 2013, 08:00 ET 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...


13 Aug, 2013, 09:19 ET 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...


08 Aug, 2013, 08:00 ET 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...


02 Aug, 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,...


30 Jul, 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...


18 Jun, 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...


07 May, 2013, 13:19 ET 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...