The best digital textbooks, interactive apps and learning managements systems are yet to arrive. Access to these learning tools will be paramount to the success of students, since the majority […]
Recently, we announced that we would be working with Garnet Education on an app to allow instant delivery of their ELT textbooks to classrooms anywhere in the world. For years, Garnet Education’s ELT line has been the preferred choice of universities and English language institutions in the Arab world. In […]
The YUDU team are back from The London Book Fair – what a great show! A few of us are sounding a little bit croaky after 3 days of non-stop talking, but despite the sore throats, we are really pleased with the enthusiasm from our clients and potential clients about […]
Digital content aggregators like Amazon.com and iBooks have transformed the way readers access material with one-stop content sites. While this business model works for some publishers who focus on the general consumer market, the shift to aggregation sites can have negative consequences for publishers who serve the education sector, particularly […]
Last week we continued our education research with a trip to BETT show – the place where educators and tech companies alike meet up to discover the best in educational technology, and work out which tablet is most worth the investment. iOS Apple have selected a number of companies as […]
The Obama administration clearly believes digital is the future of publishing for schools: Education Secretary Arne Duncan and Federal Communications Commission chairman Julius Genachowski on Wednesday challenged schools and companies to get digital textbooks in students’ hands within five years. Full story here. Although naturally the statement didn’t back a […]
You may remember that about a year ago we blogged about the adorable stories produced by pupils at M.W.Savege Elementary in Minnesota. Gems like How the Turtle Got Their Shells and How Jellyfish got their Stingers really put a smile on our faces! So we were delighted to see that a whole new library of children’s stories have been published, and this time they are extra special as they are all winning stories in the PBS Kids Go Writers Contest.
Just a quick blog entry to bring a very useful new publication to your attention; ‘The Supper Book of Web Tools for Educators.’
Have you ever wondered why dogs have tails? Why porcupines have needles? How Cats get their whiskers? or How Sharks got their teeth? Well wonder no more; pupils at M.W. Savege Elementary have produced a wonderful collection of stories on life’s musings, published on YUDU by their very aptly named […]
To celebrate the anniversary of Shakespeare’s birth on April 26th we’ve released Shakespeare’s entire collection as free e-Books.
All housed in their own YUDU library; William Shakespeare’s Library, it’s a great resource for parents, teachers, children and literature fans worldwide.