For a consortium of educational publishers, developed the business plan for an industry collective designed to digitally distribute higher education learning materials. The entity has grown from a domestic U.S. operation servicing the sampling needs of five publishers to an international presence providing digital textbooks and interactive course materials representing over 90% of the core … Continue reading Digital Business Plan for Educational Publishing Consortium
For a large educational publisher, evaluated several learning management systems (LMSs) they were maintaining after a series of acquisitions. Worked with marketing and acquisitions leader to document the broad requirements for the platforms, performed a market scan to look at competitors and available technologies, and worked with the technology team to target platforms for retirement. The … Continue reading LMS Evaluation for Major Educational Publisher
For CourseSmart/VitalSource, developed detailed specifications for the submission of textbooks as EPUBs, including guidelines for accessibility.
For Cambridge Global Education, created a rich, semantic, standards-based XML infrastructure and Word-based content development environment to unite the previously siloed workflows and integrate the diverse publishing programs of their branches in the UK, Australia, India, and South Africa, accommodating complex, design-intensive educational content for primary, secondary, and higher education and that aligned with their … Continue reading XML Infrastructure and Workflow for Cambridge Global Education