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Press Release: Overdrive [May 22, 2018]

OverDrive adds issues-oriented eBooks from Greenhaven Publishing for middle & high school students

Cleveland, OH -- May 22, 2018/ Educators moderating difficult classroom conversations rely on titles from Greenhaven Publishing. The issues-oriented content, aimed at middle grades and up, features discussion friendly, diverse texts on tough topics like immigration, free speech, race and climate change is now available through OverDrive.

Greenhaven joins four publishers that partnered OverDrive in 2017. Rosen Publishing, Gareth Stevens, Cavendish Square and Enslow Publishing serve grades Pre-K -12 with high interest, curriculum-correlated materials. Together, these 5 publishers provide an essential entry to social justice issues, science and health, technological innovation, civics, and American history.

OverDrive is dedicated to providing material with unique perspectives that provide learners in K-12 and beyond access to a multiplicity of viewpoints in a wide variety of subjects. Predominantly non-fiction, these new titles meet state and national curriculum standards and cover important tough topics that demand attention in the classroom.

For more information on OverDrive, visit company.overdrive.com.

About Rakuten OverDrive

OverDrive is the leading digital reading platform for libraries and schools worldwide. We are dedicated to "a world enlightened by reading" by delivering the industry's largest catalog of eBooks, audiobooks and other digital media to a growing network of 36,000 libraries and schools in 63 countries. Founded in 1986, OverDrive is based in Cleveland, Ohio USA and owned by Tokyo-based Rakuten. www.overdrive.com


Summary: Educators moderating difficult classroom conversations rely on titles from Greenhaven Publishing. The issues-oriented content, aimed at middle grades and up, features discussion friendly, diverse texts on tough topics like immigration, free speech, race and climate change is now available through OverDrive.
Publication Year:2018
Type of Material:Press Release
LanguageEnglish
Date Issued:May 22, 2018
Publisher:Overdrive
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Company: Overdrive
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