Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Schedules Conference Call to Discuss Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2018 Results

Boston – Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH) (NASDAQ: HMHC) today announced that it will release its fourth quarter and full year 2018 financial and operating results on Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019, before the market opens.

At 8:30 a.m. ET on Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019, HMH will also host a conference call to discuss the results with its investors. The call will be webcast live at ir.hmhco.com. The following information is provided for investors who would like to participate:

Toll Free: (262) 912-4424
International: (484) 653-6719
Passcode: 3949817
Moderator: Brian Shipman, Senior Vice President, Investor Relations
Webcast Link: https://edge.media-server.com/m6/p/rnx5895j

An archived webcast with the accompanying slides will be available at ir.hmhco.com for one year for those unable to participate in the live event. An audio replay of this conference call will also be available until March 9, 2019 via the following telephone numbers: (855) 859-2056 in the United States and (404) 537-3406 internationally using passcode 3949817.

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About Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (NASDAQ: HMHC) is a global learning company committed to delivering integrated solutions that engage learners, empower educators and improve student outcomes. As a leading provider of K–12 core curriculum, supplemental and intervention solutions and professional learning services, HMH partners with educators and school districts to uncover solutions that unlock students' potential and extend teachers' capabilities. HMH serves more than 50 million students and 3 million educators in 150 countries, while its award-winning children's books, novels, non-fiction, and reference titles are enjoyed by readers throughout the world. For more information, visit www.hmhco.com.

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CONTACT
Investor Relations
Brian S. Shipman, CFA
SVP, Investor Relations
212-592-1177
Brian.Shipman@hmhco.com

Media Relations
Bianca Olson SVP, Corporate Affairs
617-351-3841
Bianca.Olson@hmhco.com

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