Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

3 Reasons Apple's iPad Textbooks Will Earn an A

Tech giant Apple revealed its new digital textbook initiative on Thursday, joining with major publishers on a quest to replace heavy stacks of schoolbooks with iPads. There will obviously be resistance. Here are three reasons Apple's move will succeed in spite of it.

John Paulson Helps Publisher Plan Restructure

Hedge-fund manager John Paulson has completed a restructuring plan to save the troubled publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt from the billions of dollars of debt acrrued by its parent company, Education Media and Publishing Group.