East Swanzey, NH. (PRWEB) January 17, 2006
TouchSmart Publishing, a publisher of hybrid educational products that allow seamless connection of paper to digital content, announces the formation of the Company’s Educational Advisory Board (EAB). With establishment of the EAB the Company takes another key step in its drive to becoming a leading provider of educational texts and supplements that enable students to access interactive, multimedia-based content through multiple formats.
The TouchSmart Publishing EAB is comprised of leading educational and technology experts. Its role is to support the overall corporate development of TouchSmart Publishing and to offer advice and guidance on products for students. TouchSmart Publishing focuses the skills of these experts from different fields, both practitioner and philosopher, on delivering educational content to all students.
According to Curt Cardine, President of TouchSmart Publishing, “Each of our members is student-centered and product-focused. They are committed to the goal of connecting all students to digital content by providing books that serve to bridge the digital divide. They are committed to making a difference in every student’s life and giving all an equal chance to learn and succeed.”
Members are Leaders in their Fields
Dr. Barry Berman an expert in the field of nuclear and radiation physics, Dr. Chet Haskell, a leader in higher education with national and international credentials. Professor Anthony L. Johnson, a noted author and literary expert. Ms. Sharon Johnson, an award winning urban elementary and high school principal known for changing school cultures from accepting mediocrity to expecting excellence. Dr. Heather Ruland Staines, a publishing professional with a background in history and Japanese culture and Dr. Steven Sumner, who brings a rich background of primary, secondary and collegiate level work in education to his work as senior editor for TouchSmart Publishing.
For more information about our advisory board please visit us online at touchsmart.net.
About TouchSmart Publishing
TouchSmart Publishing is a high-tech publishing company with offices in Cincinnati, OH and Swanzey, NH. The Company's mission is to create and distribute exciting and easy-to-use interactive printed books and educational supplements that connect to digital content. Its hybrid books enable readers to touch normally printed pages and retrieve digital content for display on a Mac or PC, thereby bridging the digital divide for students, regardless of learning style, special needs or socioeconomic position. TouchSmart seeks, through its products, to help teachers, administrators and parents assist students in accessing learning content that meets the mandates of IDEA, Section 504, NCLB, and NIMAS. For more information, please visit the TouchSmart Publishing web site at http://www.touchsmart.net
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