BOSTON, July 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Highlighting a commitment to education in Science, Technology, Engingeering and Math (STEM) fields, Cengage Learning, a leading global education company, announced today that its Chief Technology Officer (CTO), George Moore, has been honored as a top STEM leader by STEMconnector®. The 100 Leaders in STEM series is an annual initiative to identify, showcase and honor STEM leadership.
"We are proud of George and the work of his team which reflects Cengage Learning's commitment to enrich the relationship between educators and students by advancing the way
students learn," said Michael Hansen, Chief Executive Officer of Cengage Learning. "At Cengage Learning, our culture values empowerment and discovery, and we strive to enhance the learning experience for today's students through the intersection of technology, education and engagement."
Under Mr. Moore's leadership, Cengage Learning's digital learning platform, MindTap, has expanded to offer products for more than 450 courses spanning the vast majority of disciplines. Responsible for driving innovation throughout the company, Mr. Moore has been instrumental in developing strategic partnerships with students, faculty and instructors to ensure Cengage Learning's digital solutions meet the needs of the student end-users.
STEMconnector is a consortium of companies, nonprofit associations and professional societies, STEM-related research & policy organizations, government entities, universities and academic institutions concerned with STEM education and the future of human capital in the United States.
About Cengage Learning
Cengage Learning is a leading educational content, technology, and services company for the higher education and K-12, professional and library markets worldwide. The company provides superior content, personalized services and course-driven digital solutions that accelerate student engagement and transform the learning experience. Cengage Learning is headquartered in Boston, MA with an office hub located in San Francisco, CA. Cengage Learning employees reside in nearly 40 different countries with company sales in more than 125 countries around the world. www.cengage.com.
SOURCE Cengage Learning