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Dan Chiras Encourages Critical Thinking About Sustainable Solutions to Environmental Issues in Best-Selling Environmental Science Text

Happy Earth Day from Jones & Bartlett Learning! Today is the 45th anniversary of Earth Day and is a time to think critically about sustainable solutions to environmental issues. Dan Chiras encourages students to do just that in his best-selling … Continue reading

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Navigate 2 Pilots Rate Favorably With Nursing Students

In winter 2015, we conducted two pilot studies with nursing students at two different universities. During the pilots, students used Navigate 2 Advantage Access, which included a comprehensive and interactive eBook, student practice activities and assessments, and learning analytics reporting … Continue reading

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Jones & Bartlett Learning Announces Navigate 2 Integration With Blackboard

Navigate 2 just keeps getting better. You already know that it combines technology and content to expand the reach of the classroom with mobile-ready course materials like a comprehensive and interactive eBook, student practice activities and assessments, a full suite … Continue reading

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Stretching: A Key Component of Physical Fitness

This week, our special guest bloggers, Lilah Al-Masri, MS, RD, CSSD, LD, and Simon Bartlett, PhD, CSCS, ATC, authors of 100 Questions and Answers about Sports Nutrition & Exercise, offer expert tips on stretching. Regular stretching is an important part of … Continue reading

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Webinar: See How Navigate 2 Can Engage Students and Enhance Your Microbiology Course

With Navigate 2, learning is no longer confined to the four walls of the classroom. Navigate 2 allows you to provide content that keeps your students interested and benefits multiple learning styles while saving valuable time. In fall 2014, we … Continue reading

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Jones & Bartlett Learning and Ascend Learning Employees Support Fellow Employee Running Boston Marathon on Behalf of Boston Children’s Hospital

Last week Jones & Bartlett Learning and Ascend Learning employees gathered to support a fellow employee in benefiting Boston Children’s Hospital and enjoy a tasty afternoon ice cream sundae. Jenn Solomon, VP of Sales, and JB Learning Cares, the employee … Continue reading

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Jones & Bartlett Learning and Toolwire Release Virtual Security Cloud Labs, Version 2.0

Exciting news to announce– Virtual Security Cloud Labs, Version 2.0 is here. As part of our Information Systems Security & Assurance (ISSA) Series, the labs provide a fully immersive mock IT infrastructure enabling students to test their skills with realistic … Continue reading

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King v. Burwell: A Policy Expert’s View, Part 1

This is the first installment of a 2-part commentary by Jones & Bartlett Learning author and health policy expert, Joel Teitelbaum, on the most recent challenge to the Affordable Care Act (ACA), now a case before the U.S. Supreme Court. The … Continue reading

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Jones & Bartlett Learning Author Elected President of SHAPE America

We’re so proud to share that Jacalyn Lund, author of Standards-Based Physical Education Curriculum Development, Third Edition, has just been elected President of Society of Health and Physical Educators (SHAPE) America. When asked about her leadership qualities and motivations for … Continue reading

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Health Navigators: Characteristics Through Internships

In 2015, Kay Perrin, PhD, MPH, joined us as a guest blogger for a series of five blog posts on the topic of the exciting new career field of the Health Navigator. This is the second of five. In the … Continue reading

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