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Go Big or Go Home: Inside HMH’s Latest Initiative


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.

New Report Offers Insights on Role of Business in Education

How leading companies are putting education at the core of their corporate strategies.

Learn how businesses and their partners can work together to transform education while driving shareholder returns.


Learn how businesses and their partners can work together to transform education while driving shareholder returns.

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Honored in Center for Green Schools at USGBC’s Best of Green Schools 2013 List

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Demonstrates Innovative Approaches to School Sustainability, Recognized for Commitment to LEED and Healthy, High-Performing Schools
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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.

Boston Celtics Forward Kris Humphries Teams Up with Houghton Mifflin Harcourt for Holiday Reading Event

Humphries reads to children from the John F. Kennedy School in partnership with Boston-based education leader Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
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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.

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt and the Computer Clubhouse at the Museum of Science Challenge Boston Students to Tackle Education Issues with Technology-Based Solutions

Young innovators encouraged to reimagine their education experience at EdMakers event
Press Release

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.

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt and Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation Partner to Raise Money for Childhood Cancer Research

The Great Lemonade War contest inspires kids to work together to make a difference
Press Release

BOSTON, Nov. 11, 2013 /3BL Media/ — For the third consecutive year, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH) has partnered with Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) on a school-based fundraising contest to raise money for childhood cancer research.

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Employees Give Back to Local Communities During Annual Volunteer Week

Over one thousand volunteers log nearly five thousand hours of dedicated service globally
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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.

Curious George and the Man with the Yellow Hat are Stars at the Boston Book Festival

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.

HMH Portsmouth Serves Local Organizations for HMH Volunteer Week 2013

At our Heinemann Publishing headquarters in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, employees contributed time and resources to over a half-dozen nonprofit organizations during HMH Volunteer Week 2013.

Written by Anita Gildea, HMH Portsmouth Community Investment Council:

There was plenty of activity before, during and after Volunteer Week at Heinemann Headquarters.  

HMH Orlando and Orlando Magic Build 25 Magic Reading Corners throughout Central Florida

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.


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