Cengage News

National Geographic Learning Partnership with Precision Exams

Expanding K-12 Curriculum to Provide Certification Pathways in CTE and 21st Century Skills National Geographic Learning (NGL), the K-12 division of Cengage, has partnered with Precision Exams to offer industry-recognized certifications. High school students in Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs can now earn credentials in more than 170 courses, including health science, building and trades, agriscience, welding, travel & tourism, nutrition and wellness, child development, and 21st Century Success Skills.  The combination of NGL curriculum solutions and Precision Exams certifications supports mastery of key industry standard concepts, with exams delivered in the classroom by a professional high school Read More…


Join Us! Cengage’s Election 2016 Virtual Symposium

Join us on Thursday November 10th, 2016 for some energetic and highly engaging discussions about this election season, hosted by expert Cengage American Government and History authors. Topics range from analyzing dynamics of the youth vote, investigating how Trump and Clinton got to the top, immigration and globalization, Texas politics, and more!

»To register, visit the Election 2016 Virtual Symposium page

Sessions will be happening throughout the day, beginning at 10am EST. You can come and go, attend when you are able from the comfort of your desk, come back to watch a recorded presentation–whatever suits your schedule. While you Read More…


Cengage Supports Recovery and Student Success in Flood Damaged Louisiana

In August, Louisiana saw record rainfall, receiving over two feet of rain in 48 hours. Widespread flooding damaged countless homes and businesses including the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors Association (PHCC) Apprentice Training School in Baton Rouge. The school suffered major damage, including lost classroom furniture and supplies, and is now facing significant repairs and reconstruction. Among the supplies lost were 50 copies of plumbing textbooks co-developed by Cengage and the PHCC Educational Foundation. Needing to replace the books quickly but faced with considerable repair costs, the PHCC Educational Foundation, a partnership organization helping contractors meet the challenges of an ever-changing marketplace, Read More…


Expanding in Science, Technology & Math: Cengage Acquires WebAssign

Building on a long history as partners and a shared passionate focus on education, Cengage and WebAssign have taken the next step in our journey together. This week we announced the acquisition of WebAssign in order to strengthen our digital portfolio for science, technology and math. WebAssign delivers a very highly regarded assessment and homework solution for STEM disciplines (science, technology, engineering and math), and for years Enhanced WebAssign has been the core platform for our online products in math and physics. By combining Cengage’s market-leading content, services and customer support with WebAssign’s expertise in quantitative assessment and technical Read More…


SXSWedu 2017: Vote for Cengage Learning and Learning Objects to Present!

The SXSWedu® Conference & Festival fosters innovation in learning by hosting a passionate and diverse community of education stakeholders. The seventh annual SXSWedu will return to Austin, March 6-9, 2017, for four days of compelling sessions, in-depth workshops, engaging learning experiences, mentorship, film screenings, startup events, policy-centered discussions, business opportunities, networking and so much more! Through collaboration, creativity and social action, SXSWedu empowers its global community to connect, discover and impact. We’re already looking forward to 2017’s SXSWedu! In fact, we’re throwing a few hats in the ring for an opportunity to present some of our own innovative Read More…


BostInno’s Coolest Companies: Vote for Cengage Learning!

Guest Contributor: Luba Sakharuk, SLDC Process Manager and Agile Coach, on Cengage Learning’s finalist recognition in BostInno’s Coolest Companies Competition. Cengage Learning was recently named a finalist in BostInno’s Coolest Companies Competition. And it’s a very cool honor for a company that was founded over 100 years ago but recently underwent a complete transformation. When people think about cool companies, things that come to mind are bright funky office furniture, workplace games, and beer fridges. As we have evolved from a traditional textbook publishing company to an education and technology company built for learners, we’ve naturally layered in more and more Read More…


The Future of Content: Q&A with Cheryl Costantini

We recently had the opportunity to sit down and chat with Cheryl Costantini, Cengage Learning’s new Vice President of Content Strategy. Cheryl has been with Cengage Learning for nearly nineteen years and she’s excited about the opportunities we have to make a real difference in the lives of students. In Cheryl’s new role, she’s leading a team that is working across business lines to create different product and business models, using our content in unique and creative ways. Enjoy our Q&A and see what she says is in store for the future of content! Q: What is the biggest change underway in higher education Read More…