Mary Cullinane

Mary Cullinane

Former Chief Content Officer and Executive Vice President of Product Planning, Development and Marketing

Mary Cullinane is HMH’s former Chief Content Officer and Executive Vice President of Product Planning, Development, and Marketing. She began her career as a classroom teacher and spent a decade as an educator, Director of Technology, and administrator. She then went on to spearhead Microsoft’s education-related innovation programs and initiatives worldwide, including its national 1:1 access programs and the School of the Future in Philadelphia.

Mary Cullinane is HMH’s former Chief Content Officer and Executive Vice President of Product Planning, Development, and Marketing. She began her career as a classroom teacher and spent a decade as an educator, Director of Technology, and administrator. She then went on to spearhead Microsoft’s education-related innovation programs and initiatives worldwide, including its national 1:1 access programs and the School of the Future in Philadelphia.

  • Why Free Is Not the Future of Digital Content in Education

    Why Free Is Not the Future of Digital Content in Education

    AS CHIEF CONTENT Officer of a learning company, people frequently ask me: “Won’t all of your content eventually be free? After all, when technology enters the market, free is right behind it.”

    Mary Cullinane
    Former Chief Content Officer and Executive Vice President of Product Planning, Development and Marketing

  • Same Conference, Different Bagel:Can We Change?

    Same Conference, Different Bagel:Can We Change?

    You’d be hard-pressed to hop on board the education conference junket without coming across a panel or keynote about the need for transformation within our classrooms. And it’s not just the concept of change that we are obsessed with – it’s the solution as well.

    Mary Cullinane
    Former Chief Content Officer and Executive Vice President of Product Planning, Development and Marketing

  • Introducing the HMH Content Manifesto

    Introducing the HMH Content Manifesto

    The sheer quantity of information readily available today is unprecedented and overwhelming. How do we parse out what’s truly quality content? And when it comes to learning tools, how do we even define quality? Does “quality” really matter?

    Mary Cullinane
    Former Chief Content Officer and Executive Vice President of Product Planning, Development and Marketing

  • Learning in the Digital Age

    Learning in the Digital Age

    If you’ve ever read a storybook to a toddler, you’ve probably caught them treating the pages like an iPhone or an iPad – swiping the cover or attempting to enlarge the pictures with a tap of their finger.

    Mary Cullinane
    Former Chief Content Officer and Executive Vice President of Product Planning, Development and Marketing