Tag Archives: Cengage Learning

Greg Mankiw Thinks Greg Mankiw’s Textbook Is Fairly Priced

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1024) This is kind of hilarious. Greg Mankiw has written a blog post expressing his perplexity with The New York Times’ position that textbooks are overpriced: To me, this reaction seems strange. After all, the Times … Continue reading

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No, really, courseware is a thing now

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1024) In the operating plan slide deck that Cengage recently released as a consequence of their bankruptcy proceedings, the executive summary slide says that a key element of their strategy is “driving aggressive digital growth in … Continue reading

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Cengage MindTap and the Evolution of Courseware

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1024) So MindTap just won a CODiE award for “Best Post-secondary Personalized Learning Solution.” In and of itself, this isn’t a big deal. No offense intended to current or prior winners, but the CODiEs often feel like awards … Continue reading

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Initial Thoughts on McGraw-Hill Education Acquisition

By Phil HillMore Posts (304) Update (12/1): Added excerpts from NY Post article re. Apollo holding of Cengage debt Earlier this week came the official news that McGraw-Hill Education (MHE) was being purchased by Apollo Global Management, a publicly-traded global … Continue reading

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Cengage Learning: It Gets Better

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1024) I don’t always agree with my employer’s political stances, but this is one that makes me proud: Thanks to Jane Snyder for pointing this out to me.

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