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World Book To Enter K-12 Curriculum Domain in India

To Offer Co-Branded, Seamless Integrated Learning Solutions
 
CHICAGO, July 31, 2017 /via PRNewswire/ -- World Book, Inc., a leading educational publishing and e-learning company that provides authoritative, trustworthy and understandable content for children, is delighted to announce that it has partnered with Eupheus Learning to cater to the K-12 curriculum market in India. With this association, Eupheus Learning will create co-branded solutions based on their expertise and knowledge, customized to the need of the educational sector in India with editorial involvement of the World Book team.  This partnership will also entitle Eupheus Learning to distribute World Book's print and digital curriculum and reference products in India.

Eupheus Learning is an EdTech startup whose founding team consists of professionals having experience of more than 120 Man-years in starting up and turning around businesses in the Education and Training space. The company offers to bridge the gap between what is taught in-class using institutional textbook driven solutions and retail at-home learning providers by seamlessly integrating both. 

Jim O'Rourke, President of World Book, Inc. says, "We're very excited to partner with the Eupheus Learning team to expand our business in India. World Book has recently made a significant investment to expand its editorial core competency and trustworthy content development engine to publish engaging nonfiction content and books for the K-12 market. It is a long-term commitment towards the Indian education sector, and we feel confident to have a partner like Eupheus Learning, their expertise and deep understanding of the Indian curriculum and EdTech segment." 

"After spending over 30 years in education and IT sectors, I have witnessed the changing paradigm of the education sector in India. I have always envisioned creating an organization dedicated to offering pedagogically differentiated technology driven solutions that lead to critical thinking and achievement of higher learning outcomes in the K-12 space. Eupheus Learning has all the ingredients to be that organization; a team of best in industry editorial resources, dedicated pan-India sales and marketing professionals, and now with World Book as a strategic partner, we can promise a new paradigm in Education coming soon," said Sarvesh Shrivastava, Co-founder and Managing Director, Eupheus Learning.

About World Book, Inc.
World Book, Inc., a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway and the Scott Fetzer company, is based out of our Downtown Chicago office.  We're a leading educational publishing and e-learning company that leverages cutting-edge technology to provide authoritative, trustworthy, and understandable content in the school and library and consumer markets worldwide.  Our robust product suite includes highly engaging digital databases, eBooks and streaming content, the legendary print encyclopedia, and award-winning nonfiction print books.   

For more info: www.worldbook.com

About Eupheus Learning
Eupheus in Greek means active seeking of knowledge, a readiness of will, to learning.

Eupheus Learning aim to offer pedagogically differentiated, technology driven solutions that lead to critical thinking and achievement of higher learning outcomes in the K-12 space. The company's vision is to bridge the gap between what is taught in-class using Institutional textbook driven solutions and retail at-home learning providers by seamlessly integrating both.

The founding team consists of professionals having experience of more than 120 Man-years in starting up and turning around businesses in the Education and Training space.

For more info: www.eupheus.in | vikas@eupheus.in

CONTACT: Jean Lin, Vice President of Marketing, World Book, jean.lin@worldbook.com, 312-819-8946