Oct. 23, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- Thuze eTextbooks is sponsoring a complimentary webinar through
Inside Higher Education
Wednesday, October 30
2 p.m. EDT
Thuze, launched by Bridgepoint Education, Inc. (NYSE: BPI) in 2012, offers students flexibility in viewing instructional content in an eTextbook format, allowing students to study at any time and in any place on their mobile devices. All of the 100-plus Thuze eTextbooks have been written and vetted by respected academics with interactive, online reading in mind.
The webinar, titled "Fulfilling the Promise of Digital Textbooks: How Shifting to Digital Can Lower Costs for Students and Increase Accessibility and Engagement," is hosted by
Kenneth (Casey) Green
, senior research consultant for
Inside Higher Ed
and founding director of The Campus Computing Project. Speakers will include
, a digital content expert and former CFO of
Daytona State College
; Susan Cherup, professor of Education at
, who teaches with
, vice president of Business Development at Bridgepoint Education.
"Successful technology doesn't just replicate processes from the physical world; it enhances and reinvents them," said McCann. "Our webinar will highlight content solutions that go far beyond replicating old textbook models, and that result in an enhanced student experience, higher engagement, and much lower costs for the entire education community."
To sign up for the webinar,
About Bridgepoint Education
, Inc. (NYSE:BPI) harnesses the latest technology to reimagine the modern student experience. Bridgepoint's
, including Thuze
and Waypoint Outcomes, enhance the way people learn in the digital age. Bridgepoint owns three academic institutions –
, University of the Rockies, and Denver Learning Institute. Together, these programs, technologies, and resources represent a unique model for advancing education in the 21st century. Bridgepoint stands for greater access, social learning, and exposure to leading minds. For more information, visit
Shari Winet Rodriguez
, Vice President of Public Relations, at 858.668.2580.
Shari Winet Rodriguez
, Vice President of Public Relations858.668.2580 |
SOURCE Bridgepoint Education