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Ascend Learning and ACS Ventures Jointly Award First Student Association of Test Publishers (ATP) Conference Scholarship

March 11, 2019

Ascend Learning is pleased to announce the recipient of the first Graduate Student Research Award, provided to Saed Qunbar from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. “We are proud to co-sponsor the ATP conference student scholarship. We believe in the learning and assessment sciences profession and continue to advocate for adult education and continuous […]

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International Women’s Day 2019

March 8, 2019

Laurie McCartney, President of Global Fitness and Wellness at Ascend Learning, shares insight on International Women’s Day. View Video

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“Kognito Day” at Princeton

November 15, 2018

Princeton held “Kognito Day” on Monday, November 11 and has trained nearly 100% of all freshmen.   Kognito provides an online simulation designed to help students identify signs of psychological distress in others and intervene. Read more: http://www.dailyprincetonian.com/article/2018/11/gundy-ball-kognito

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Top 5 Reasons to Become a Personal Trainer

September 12, 2018

Many people get into the business of fitness because they already have a passion for working out. Being a personal trainer gives you easy access to workout facilities and the ability to still focus on your own fitness goals, essentially making the gym your office. But why else should you choose to become a personal […]

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“Three Questions With…” Product Assistant Anna-Maria Forger

August 14, 2018

Want to learn more about the fascinating people who work at Ascend’s Jones & Bartlett Learning? Check out our latest “Three Questions With…” video. Here’s Anna-Maria Forger discussing what it’s like to be a Product Assistant:   Stay tuned for future videos in this series. To learn more about Jones & Bartlett Learning, just visit […]

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