Jul 1 2012Linda Zecher, chief executive of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, the US textbook publisher, believes digital devices such as tablet computers are an 'opportunity' for her industry. However, she tells Andrew Edgecliffe-Johnson, media editor, that there remain significant challenges before the technology is fully integrated into classrooms - and not just in developing countries, but in the US too. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt is a competitor of Pearson, which owns the FT.(6m 56sec)
Credits: Filmed by Steve Ager and Christopher Booker. Produced by Christopher Booker and Seb Morton-Clark.