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Nader Qaimari Named to Lead Follett School Solutions Business

October 21, 2015
WESTCHESTER, IL – Follett Corporation, a trusted partner to preK-12 schools, districts and college campuses for more than 140 years, today announced the appointment of Nader Qaimari to lead its preK-12 business, Follett School Solutions, effective immediately. In line with this appointment, Qaimari has been promoted to Executive Vice President, Follett Corporation, and ...

New ‘Managed Services’ Offering From Follett Designed to Help K-12 Administrators Save Time, Money, Space

October 5, 2015
MCHENRY, IL – Follett announced this week it is unveiling a new offering – Managed Services – directed at administrators and designed to help districts eliminate both routine and seasonal tasks involved in managing resources, ultimately saving significant time, money and space. “We are excited as Managed Services is a brand-new offering from Follett, ...

Follett Partners With Dr. Susan B. Neuman’s Acclaimed Early Childhood Reading Program

August 17, 2015
MCHENRY, IL – Follett announced today it is partnering with early childhood education expert Dr. Susan B. Neuman to become the exclusive distributor of World of Words (WOW), a new, research-based, shared book reading program for children at the PreK-1 grade levels. Developed by Dr. Neuman, who established the Early Reading First Program and Early Childhood Professional ...

Follett’s Destiny Upgrade Features EasyBib Integration

April 6, 2015
CHICAGO, IL – Follett this week announced several innovative enhancements to Universal Search, the powerful content search and discovery tool available in the latest upgrade of Destiny Library Manager. New features include integration with EasyBib, an intuitive information literacy platform that provides students with citation, note taking and research tools. ...

Follett's New Destiny Resource Manager Will Track, Circulate All K-12 District Assets

December 3, 2014
MCHENRY, IL – Follett this week introduced Destiny Resource Manager, a new, universal system that enables K-12 districts to track and manage all school assets. Destiny Resource Manager represents an evolution from Follett Destiny Asset Manager as it will monitor barcoded textbooks in addition to traditional assets such as laptops, tablets and equipment. "Follett ...

Follett Challenge to Recognize K-12 Innovation at 15 Schools

October 1, 2013
MCHENRY – Schools around the world will vie to be recognized as the most innovative in the third annual Follett Challenge, which launches today.  This year's contest will reward 15 schools from all levels of education for the best and most effective approaches to 21st century learning.  New this year, the Follett Challenge will honor semifinalist winners...

Follett Announces New Curriculum Support Service for Districts Implementing Common Core State Standards

June 26, 2013
MCHENRY – Follett today announced a new technology-based service designed to help school districts find classroom content that meets the requirements of the Common Core State Standards. "Follett has developed a new way for educators to efficiently access Common Core physical or digital content from thousands of publishers through one source," said Tom Schenck, ...