Nelson Education

Nelson Education

October 24, 2012 13:44 ET

Nelson Education Reveals New Literacy iBooks Textbooks

Canada's Leading Literacy Resource Comes Alive on iPad for Canadian Students

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 24, 2012) - Nelson Education, a leading Canadian educational publisher, unveiled today that Nelson Literacy 9, an integrated literacy resource for Grade 9 Canadian students, is coming to the iBookstore this November.

Nelson Literacy 9 iBooks textbooks will captivate Canadian students with embedded rich media, interactive graphics, as well as supporting teachers with extensive instructional support, practice and assessment. Nelson Literacy is backed by thorough research and built on current, effective pedagogy, which provides unparalleled student and teacher support.

"We have been serving Canadian students and educators since 1914, and increasingly our learning resources have been available as digital solutions, complementing our established legacy in printed textbooks. Today marks yet another milestone as we extend our content and digital solutions to the iBookstore, starting with Nelson Literacy 9," explained Greg Nordal, President & CEO, Nelson Education Ltd. "This is an exciting means for students and educators to access our materials, and certainly consistent with our commitment to their success," added Nordal.

The Nelson Literacy 9 iBooks textbooks will be available in November from the iBookstore on iPad or at

About Nelson Education

Nelson Education Ltd. is Canada's leading educational publisher providing innovative products and solutions for learners of all ages. Nelson values and respects the lifelong learning continuum and dedicates its business efforts to the diverse learning needs of students and educators alike. In addition to its English language publishing, Nelson also supports French language learning markets through Groupe Modulo, its Quebec-based publishing business.

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