As a global education company and one of the world’s leading providers of pre-K-12 education content and services, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH) has an extended tradition of fostering education through partnerships with local organizations. At the heart of each initiative is the company’s mission – to change people’s lives by fostering passionate, curious learners.
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Demonstrates Innovative Approaches to School Sustainability, Recognized for Commitment to LEED and Healthy, High-Performing Schools
BOSTON, December 17, 2013 /3BL Media/ — The Center for Green Schools at the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) today announced its third annual “Best of Green Schools” list, recognizing Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH) for Best Business Leadership. The Best of Green Schools list highlights schools, individuals and communities working toward the common goal of healthy, high-performing learning places for all. The list recognizes the hard work being done across the country to make schools better and honors the best examples in the green schools movement.
Humphries reads to children from the John F. Kennedy School in partnership with Boston-based education leader Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
BOSTON, December 13, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Boston Celtics Forward Kris Humphries spent time yesterday with 6-7 year olds from the John F. Kennedy School at a special holiday-themed reading event held in partnership with Boston-based education leader Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH). Humphries read stories with the children and discussed the significance of reading in their lives as part of a festive celebration of reading at the Four Seasons Hotel in Boston.
Young innovators encouraged to reimagine their education experience at EdMakers event
BOSTON, Dec. 11, 20113 /3BL Media/ — Global education leader Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH) partnered with the Computer Clubhouse, a digital design studio for urban youth located at the Museum of Science, Boston, on Dec. 7 to host EdMakers: Reimagining Your Education Experience — a day-long event that encouraged local students to use technology to tackle challenges facing education today.
Over one thousand volunteers log nearly five thousand hours of dedicated service globally
Boston, Oct. 24, 2013 /3BL Media/ — Global education leader Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH) engaged nearly 1,100 employees, almost 40 percent of its workforce, in 114 Company-sponsored service projects globally during its second annual Volunteer Week, Oct. 7 -13. Employees from HMH’s 20 offices, from Boston to Beijing to Austin, dedicated nearly five thousand hours to make an impact in their local communities through hands-on and virtual volunteer projects.
Event showcases acclaimed HMH authors and beloved children's characters
Curious George and the Man with the Yellow Hat, featured in Monday's Boston Globe, were top celebrities last weekend at the Boston Book Festival, the city’s largest and most prestigious event of its kind. As a festival sponsor and exhibitor, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt showcased its best-in-class products and acclaimed authors to nearly 30,000 visitors.
As part of HMH Volunteer Week 2013, HMH Orlando's Community Investment Council partnered with the Orlando Magic and Florida Blue to build 25 Magic Reading Corners throughout Central Florida
Written by Orlando Community Investment Council member Nikki Reynolds:
Building Reading Corners and providing them with books has become a traditional event for the HMH Orlando volunteers. HMH only began its journey and relationship with the Orlando Magic in 2012 and has already made significant impact - contributing over 8,000 books and assembling Reading Corners for children throughout Central Florida.