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PreK-12 Instructional Materials Industry Competitive Analysis, 2021

Published: | SIMBA Information, Inc. | 48 Pages | Delivery time: 1-2 business days

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PreK-12 Instructional Materials Industry Competitive Analysis, 2021
Published: August 3, 2021
SIMBA Information, Inc.
Content info: 48 Pages
Delivery time: 1-2 business days
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Description

“ PreK-12 Instructional Materials Industry Competitive Analysis, 2021 ” focuses on measurable ways of understanding how providers of instructional materials, tools and services fared in the tumultuous year from spring 2020 into spring 2021.

The primary determinant of the school environment that providers had to address was the COVID-19 pandemic. The pandemic also impacted how the companies needed to function for their individual business health.

This report examines how providers responded to the pandemic's impact on schools. And, this report looks at measures companies took to adapt their business operations to the new conditions imposed by the pandemic.

This competitive analysis examines the overall PreK-12 publisher/provider industry in terms of:

  • How mergers and acquisitions are reshaping the competitive landscape.
  • What operating performance of public providers of PreK-12 instructional materials, tools and services reveals about the health of the industry.
  • Individual strategic profiles of 12 leading providers of PreK-12 instructional materials, tools and services.

Brief strategic profiles are provided of leading providers of instructional materials and services aimed at underscoring steps taken in individual companies in the school market and in the companies themselves.

The 12 featured company profiles are: Cambium Learning, Cengage (National Geographic Learning), Discovery Education, Goodheart-Willcox, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Kahoot!, McGraw Hill, Pearson, Renaissance, Savvas Learning, Scholastic, and Stride.

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Product Code: CURP16737794

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Methodology

Introduction

Operating Performance in the Year of COVID- 19

  • What Companies Did
    • Summer Slide
    • Thinking about Fall 2020
    • Goodheart-Willcox
    • Stride
    • Table Simba Information's PreK-12 Performance Index, 2020 vs. 2019 ($ in 000; ranked by 2020 Operating Margin
    • Scholastic
    • Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
    • Discovery Education
    • McGraw Hill
    • Cengage

AAP: Education Net Sales Down 12% in 2020

  • Table U.S. PreK-12 and Higher Education Instructional Materials Net Sales December and Year-End, 2020 vs. 2019 ($ in 000,000)

Stockwatch Reflects Difficult Year in 2020

  • Table EER Stockwatch: Company Price per Share 2020

Digital Expansion Drives 2020 M&A Activity

  • Table Simba Information's PreK-12 Merger & Acquisition Index, 2020
  • Literacy
  • Traditional Leaders Reshape Their Businesses
  • Technology as Acquisition Driver

M&A Pace Accelerates in H1 2021

  • Table Simba Information's PreK-12 Merger & Acquisition Index, H1 2021

Company Profiles

  • Cambium Learning
    • Pandemic Response
  • Cengage
  • Discovery Education
    • Building Partner Relationships
  • Goodheart-Willcox Company
  • Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Kahoot!
    • Pandemic Impact
  • McGraw Hill
  • Pearson
  • Renaissance
    • Pandemic Impact
  • Savvas Learning Company
  • Scholastic Corporation
  • Stride
    • Pandemic Impact