Simba Information`s 2012 National Textbook Adoption Scorecard and 2013 Outlook

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Simba Information's National Textbook Adoption Scorecard and Outlook report has become the essential tool for market and business intelligence on textbook adoptions. This 2012 edition with 2013 outlook continues the tradition of providing the necessary intelligence for developers and marketers of instructional materials in a convenient single-source reference edition. This report offers the most comprehensive analysis available of the results of 2012 state textbook adoptions that are a key part of growth strategies for publishers of textbooks and electronic instructional materials.

Prepared by the analysts at Simba Information, the 2012 National Textbook Adoption Scorecard and 2013 Outlook covers sales results in specific states, including Texas language arts and Florida science, the two largest adoption opportunities in 2012, as well as about a dozen other states.

The report features:

- Results from individual states

- Results in major disciplines

- Results by grade segments

- Scorecard of results and market share by publisher

- Index of top-selling K-8 textbooks

- Performance trends of electronic products

- Impact of funding constraints and changes in state academic standards

- State-by-state calendar of key adoption opportunities in 2013 and beyond


Introduction and Trends

20 States Form Core of Textbook Adoptions

Textbook Adoption Cycles

Digital and Other Adjustments

2012 Textbook Adoption Opportunity and Results

Reduced Opportunity in 2012

Florida Buys Social Studies

McGraw-Hill Dominates the Market for K-5

McGraw-Hill Also Leads in 6-8

Pearson is Most Popular High School Choice

Florida Making Switch to Digital

Changing Materials, Changing Processes

Texas Schools Restrain Spending on Instructional Materials

Sharing the IM Allotments in Texas

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Leads in Texas

Pearson Takes Lead in Year 2 PreK Sales

Few California Districts Adopt New Programs

Elk Grove Digs Deep for Math

South Carolina Struggles for Funding

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Dominates K-5 ELA

Alabama Adopts Math as State Prepares to Promote Digital

K-5 Powers Houghton Mifflin Harcourt to Win in K-12 Math

Huntsville Jumps into Digital

Tennessee Adoption Spending Estimated at $31.8 Million

Spending for Arts and High School Electives

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Tops 2012 Adoption Publisher Scorecard

Florida Helps McGraw-Hill Secure Second Overall

Pearson Places Third

Forecast: Possibilities in 2013

Florida Readies for Common Core and Technology

California Recommends 19 Programs as Bridge to Common Core

Indiana Begins to Buy Reading

Reading Programs Approved

ELA Next on Indiana's Schedule

Georgia Gears up for K-12 Math

South Carolina Awaits Funding for 2013

Oklahoma Resumes Adoption Cycle

Social Studies and Science Flipped

West Virginia Approves Social Studies for 2013 Purchasing

Making Switch to Digital

Adoption Hiatus Benefitted Technology

Off-Cycle Reviewing Begins

West Virginia Requests Calendar Change

Forward-Looking Adoption Calendars Could Weather Changes

List of Tables

Table 1: Textbook Adoption States

Table 2: 2012 Textbook Adoption Opportunity, Selected Disciplines

Table 3: Florida 2012 Social Studies Adoption

Table 4: Texas Second-Year Adoption Results

Table 5: Texas PreKindergarten Systems Adoption, Second-Year Sales

Table 6: South Carolina 2012 K-5 English Language Arts Textbook Adoption

Table 7: Alabama 2012 K-12 Mathematics Textbook Adoption

Table 8: Tennessee 2012 Literature Adoption

Table 9: Simba Information's Adoption Publisher Scorecard, 2012

Table 10: Recommended Programs, California 2013 Bridge Adoption for K-7 Mathematics and K-8 English Language Arts

Table 11: Indiana Reading Programs Approved 2012

Table 12: Georgia Recommended K-12 Mathematics Publishers for 2013 School District Adoptions

Table 13: Selected K-12 State Adoption Schedules for Purchase

Years 2013-2016

To order this report:

: Simba Information`s 2012 National Textbook Adoption Scorecard and 2013 Outlook

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