2013 Content in Context Sponsors


Gold Sponsors

microsoftAt Microsoft, our mission and values are to help people and businesses throughout the world realize their full potential. We promote learning for all, anytime, anywhere, and on any device. Microsoft partners with education communities around the world to deliver relevant, effective, and scalable technologies, services and programs that focus the contributions of many on improved learning outcomes for all. To read about Microsoft’s commitment to Education, our products, IT solutions, classroom resources, trainings and education programs, visit the Microsoft Education website.


 SPi Global, established in 1980, partners with K-12 and Higher Education companies to maximize the value of their content online and offline. By infusing technology, know-how and innovation into their businesses, SPi Global empowers leading education companies to adapt to the rapidly changing demands and needs of their own customers. The company offers a complete suite of digital, publishing, content development and enrichment, marketing, and customer support services.

Silver Sponsors


Junyo leverages the enormous power of big-data analytics to help improve the educational system and enhance the individual learning process. Our new product is EdLights, a market-intelligence platform delivering insights about the K12 educational market. We empower publishers and suppliers to understand district and school needs, connect with K12 decisionmakers and deliver the right resources at the right time.


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Learnosity provides tools to make delivery of assessment easy and powerful. We are passionate about improving education and assessment through the deployment of easy to use, accessible technology. Our platform is used by the largest educational publishers worldwide to provide a Unique Selling Proposition and add value to their digital offerings.

Learnosity provides a powerful toolkit which allows interactive questions to be embedded directly into a website or eBook page, as well as a stand-alone HTML5 test application. Questions are held on intuitive dashboards which allow teachers to review and grade class work, and students to easily track their learning process. Create your own questions, import existing test items in bulk, or use your own item bank. Our extensive range of question types replicates all technology enhanced items developed by the Common Core consortia.


 Intel is a trusted advisor and consultant to education in the technology field. Through our relationships with manufacturers and application service providers for both content and services, we are able to advise and help schools and districts move as far down the technology road as possible.

Without question, the Internet has transformed the way we communicate. Through glimpses into the future, we have seen how technology can change the way we live and work. Preparing students to manage and maximize what technology has to offer is a high priority for Intel and education systems worldwide.

For more information about one-to-one computing in your school system, visit www.k12blueprint.com.


MDR is the market’s first choice for marketing information and services for the K-12, higher education, library, early childhood, and related education markets. Powered by the most complete, current, and accurate education databases available in the industry, MDR provides email contacts and deployment, direct mail lists, sales contact and lead solutions, along with web and social media marketing services through the WeAreTeachers community. With the EdNET suite of products, industry leaders can gain insight and opportunity through comprehensive market intelligence and analytical reports, custom research services, high-profile networking opportunities, and weekly education market news. Call us at 800-333-8802 to learn more about how we can help you grow in the education market.

scholasticScholastic Corporation (NASDAQ: SCHL) is the world’s largest publisher and distributor of children’s books and a leader in educational technology and services and children’s media. Scholastic creates quality educational and entertaining materials and products for use in school and at home, including children's books, magazines, technology-based products, teacher materials, television programming, film, videos and toys. The Company distributes its products and services through a variety of channels, including proprietary school-based book clubs and school-based book fairs, retail stores, schools, libraries, television networks and the Company’s Internet Site, www.scholastic.com.

Bronze Sponsors

EducationalSystemicsLogoEducational Systemics is founded on the idea that lasting educational change requires a systems approach to how and why we educate our children. We serve organizations focused on education by assisting with strategic planning, product development, competitive analysis, and driving essential educational initiatives including the Learning Resource Metadata Initiative (LRMI). 


 The Renaissance Network, Inc., is an award-winning search firm, specialized in uncovering and hunting over-achieving sales and leadership talent in the Education market. We strategize with our clients on their growth initiatives, we analyze the competencies necessary to be successful contributors to our clients’ organizations, and then we aggressively hunt top talent. The Renaissance Network offers its clients a trusted search partner, decreased search time, increased confidence and hiring success, improved internal interview effectiveness, and a rapid market impact.

Contributing Sponsors

Agile Agile Education Marketing provides innovative data and marketing solutions to education businesses. We help you build your brand and generate leads through multiple channels including e-mail, direct mail, banner advertising and webinars. If you’re searching for more cost effective and efficient ways to grow your business, turn to Agile.


CanonTogether we can do anything. The Océ brand has always had a reputation for high-speed, reliable production printing solutions that are built to last. From cutsheet to continuous feed, monochrome to full-color, and toner to inkjet, these proven, scalable solutions are customized for your business and backed by award-winning workflow and service. Now we unite world-renowned Canon and Océ technology to help you grow your business, control costs and become more environmentally conscious. As part of Canon Solutions Americas, we have some of the brightest R&D minds in the industry working to bring about tomorrow’s innovations. Whether it’s improving productivity or breaking into new markets and applications, together with our customers we can do anything. 

ELEMENT WebLogoElement is a dynamic product development company serving the education and instructional materials market worldwide. We develop content and products for learners of all ages in a broad range of curriculums and subjects. We specialize in the Pre-K–12 market, and develop product from point-of-concept through final print and digital delivery.


evan-moorEvan-Moor Educational Publishers has been "Helping Children Learn" since 1979, publishing high-quality resource materials for both teachers and parents to enhance learning for students in grades PreK-8. We offer 450+ titles that cover the entire elementary curriculum, available in e-book, traditional print formats, and interactive apps.


First Step Advisors, founded in 2009, is specialty advisory firm that provides sales, marketing, and market research to clients across the education marketplace. Led by Jim McVety, a recognized authority on the education industry, First Step provides thought leadership along with tactical marketing and sales support to a wide range of education companies, including eChalk, Triumph Learning, Credit Suisse, and many others. Fist Step is a member of AEP and is proud to be the founding benefactor of its Talent Development Scholarship Program.

 kehKEH Communications is a specialized agency that focuses on public relations and marketing for education and consumer education clients.  For more than 14 years, KEH has provided each client with a robust public relations plan that is individualized and helps companies to have an impact on the education of children


At McHugh & Associates, we provide the very best metadata analysis, curriculum alignment, assessment writing, and indexing services, consistently outperforming all competition and exceeding our clients’ expectations. Our level of human expertise is strategically combined with proprietary cost-reducing methodologies, thus creating an ideal offering of unrivaled quality at minimal expense.


Prestwick House was founded in 1983 to make the lives of English teachers easier and help students get the greatest benefit out of their time in the language arts classroom. Over the past thirty years, Prestwick House has become well recognized as a close partner for English teachers by providing the widest range of ready-to-use resources with a proven track record of effectiveness.



Teacher Created Materials publishes award-winning supplementary educational materials for all areas of the curriculum – language arts, social studies, mathematics, science, technology, and professional resources.  We also provide topical and practical professional development training for teachers and administrators.


Victory_productionsVictory Productions, a certified MBE/WBE company, is a full-service, 18-year-old, K–16 developer of educational products. Our in-house content editors and technology experts create cutting-edge products and extend the revenue-creating lifetimes of existing products by re-engineering them for delivery on multiple platforms. All content areas covered in English and Spanish.


Messaging, branding, and creative that resonate with educators. Research that uncovers critical product, competitive, and buying insights. Strategically integrated marketing and communications programs that fill pipelines and meet sales goals. That’s Winter Group at work for the K-12, Higher Education, and Library markets.


 Marketing Partner

EdNETlogo 2013The annual EdNET Conference is the education industry’s premier business event. For 25 years, corporate and education leaders have gathered at EdNET to network, identify business opportunities, and discuss what’s ahead for the market. Join over 550 business and education leaders this year in Denver, September 22-24, 2013, for three action-packed days of networking and insight into the marketplace.

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