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Five Ascend Panelists Contribute Thought Leadership at Global EdTech Conference

April 21, 2022

2022 ASU-GSV Conference Recap Speaking on topics ranging from filling critical roles in healthcare and access to education to the state of AI in education and learner pathways to employment, five leaders from Ascend Learning contributed their thought leadership as panelists at the 2022 ASU-GSV Summit, April 4-6 in San Diego. Now in its 13th […]

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National Academy of Sports Medicine® Named One of Phoenix Business Journal’s Healthiest Places to Work

April 13, 2022

GILBERT, Ariz. — The National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM)®, a global leader in fitness and wellness certifications, has once again been named a finalist for the Phoenix Business Journal’s 2022 Healthiest Employers Awards presented by Cigna. This awards program salutes the healthiest employers in Phoenix, Ariz., recognizing that healthy employees are happier and more productive. […]

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National Academy of Sports Medicine® Expands Global Access to Its Online Personal Trainer Program: Now Available in Arabic and Chinese

April 12, 2022

GILBERT, Ariz. National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM®), the global leader in fitness certifications, is excited to announce that its revolutionary online Personal Trainer learning program is now available in two new languages, simplified Chinese and modern Arabic. With these newly available translation options, personal trainer learners worldwide can experience NASM’s resources, expert insights, and science-backed […]

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Jones & Bartlett Learning Awarded Nine Prestigious American Journal of Nursing Awards: Places for COVID-19 Interactive Case Studies in the Digital Products Category

January 26, 2022

Burlington, MA, January 24, 2022 – Jones & Bartlett Learning, a division of Ascend Learning, today announced that nine products from its nursing and public health portfolios have been awarded the prestigious American Journal of Nursing (AJN) Awards. Each year the AJN conducts a peer-reviewed process of newly published textbooks and digital resources across nursing and healthcare […]

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National Academy of Sports Medicine Announces New Certified Wellness Program to Support Overall Mental and Physical Growth

January 11, 2022

New program fuses innovation with evidence-based strategies, empowering coaches to create a holistic health and wellness experience. The National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM), a global leader in fitness certifications, has announced its newest program, Certified Wellness Coach (NASM-CWC). The 100 percent online program will integrate state-of-the-art tools with expert guidance backed by a deep understanding […]

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