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Publisher Launches Innovation Fund

By Ian Quillen — September 21, 2010 1 min read
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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt unveiled a $100 million innovation fund last week for projects that spur student achievement and technology integration. The fund is part of the Boston-based publisher’s effort to fuse existing educational content with new media. It also announced an investment of up to $300 million to develop “innovation centers” for collaborating with manufacturers and academics on products, such as a full-curriculum Apple iPad application for algebra.

A version of this article appeared in the September 22, 2010 edition of Education Week as Publisher Launches Innovation Fund

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