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Advanced Engineering Mathematics Wins TAA McGuffey Longevity Award

The Text and Academic Authors Association (TAA) awarded a 2015 William Holmes McGuffey Longevity Award (“McGuffey”) to Advanced Engineering Mathematics, Fifth Edition by Dennis G. Zill and Warren S. Wright, both of Loyola Marymount University. TAA created the William Holmes … Continue reading

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Happy Computer Science Education Week!

Join us in celebrating the fifth annual Computer Science Education Week (CSEdWeek) December 8-14, 2014. CSEdWeek is an annual program dedicated to inspiring K-12 students to take interest in computer science. Conceived by the Computing in the Core coalition and … Continue reading

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Jones & Bartlett Learning Partners With The Salvation Army Kroc Center of Boston for Annual Adopt-A-Family Program

JB Learning Cares, the employee-led charity committee of Jones & Bartlett Learning, kicked off the holiday season by partnering with the Kroc Center of Boston for their annual Adopt-A-Family program. The families who benefit from this program face extenuating circumstances, … Continue reading

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Code.org Launches New Campaign to Introduce 100 Million Students to Coding in One Year

Code.org launched its first crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo last month with the goal of providing 100 million students worldwide with the opportunity to study computer science for one hour every day. The project, called An Hour of Code For Every … Continue reading

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Congress Introduces Computer Science Education Act

Given the huge demand for highly-trained computer experts and engineers, secondary education is already trending towards a marked increase in computing classes. Now, Congress is considering a bill to help close the skills gap and strengthen our national competitiveness. The … Continue reading

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Navigate Computer Science Proven to Increase Study Habits and Efficiency in Learning

Last fall, we conducted a pilot study on Navigate Computer Science with two instructors and their students at La Roche College and Union College. Both instructors and 23 students provided us with their feedback and experiences using the product. In … Continue reading

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Authors and Attendees Join Us at the 2014 SIGCSE Symposium

At the 2014 ACM Special Interest Group on Computer Science Education (SIGCSE) Symposium in Atlanta, GA, we displayed dozens of leading titles for Computer Science education, including Linda Null and Julia Lobur’s just published The Essentials of Computer Organization and … Continue reading

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Introducing Our All-New ISSA Series Website!

We’re excited to announce the launch of our new Information Systems Security & Assurance (ISSA) website . Completely revamped and modernized with new, easy-to-navigate features, the new ISSA website includes a Try It Now demo gallery where you can view … Continue reading

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Happy Computer Science Education Week!

Join us in celebrating the fourth annual Computer Science Education Week (CSEdWeek) December 9-15, 2013. Computer Science Education Week raises awareness about the impact of computing, the richness of computing careers, and the critical need for computer science education. CSEdWeek … Continue reading

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Visit Jones & Bartlett Learning at the AUPHA Annual Meeting

This week the Association of University Programs in Health Administration (AUPHA) is holding their Annual Meeting in Monterey, CA where Jones & Bartlett Learning is displaying over 100 titles for the study and practice of Health Administration. With topics ranging … Continue reading

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