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MDR’s Digital Community Earns Top Honors for Social Media/Online Community and Website in Prestigious Publishing Awards Program SHELTON, Conn. – October 15, 2018 – WeAreTeachers, the #1 media brand for educators, is the winner of two 2018 Folio: Eddie Awards in the Custom Content/Marketing category. The digital media brand ran by MDR, the education division Read More »


MDR graciously offered me space this week, because I told them I wanted to reminisce.  For anyone who’s been in the industry as long as I have, that’s a dangerous offer. I have enjoyed thinking back and calling up wonderful memories from decades of school market experience. But before I indulge myself, I have to Read More »


Open education resources (OER) are finally moving into the mainstream. At postsecondary institutions, OER has begun to expand beyond the small group of dedicated early adopters. Driven in part by pressure to address the high cost of college textbooks, the list of colleges that launched open learning initiatives boomed in 2017. In K-12, OER is rapidly Read More »

MDR Vicki-Smith-Bigham-Retirement

Happy Friday, friends! As usual, I have the week’s scoops for you, as well as a personal message of gratitude as I slide all the way into retirement and bring you my final column. Never fear—the scoops will continue—because keeping this community connected is important to MDR and all of us. But right now, check Read More »