Susan Magsamen
Former Senior Vice President of Early Learning 

Susan Magsamen is formerly the Senior Vice President of Early Learning at HMH. She is a member of the Educational Advisory Board for the Goddard School and the senior advisor to The Science of Learning 

Susan Magsamen is formerly the Senior Vice President of Early Learning at HMH. She is a member of the Educational Advisory Board for the Goddard School and the senior advisor to The Science of Learning 

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Motivating and Supporting All Young Readers with Dr. Anne Cunningham
HMH SVP of Early Learning Susan Magsamen talks with Dr. Anne Cunningham about why reading is a key component for healthy cognitive and socio-emotional development, and how to create literacy-rich environments for all kids.
Susan Magsamen
Former Senior Vice President of Early Learning 
May 16, 2016
From Research to Recess: Recapping SXSWedu
HMH SVP of Early Learning Susan Magsamen reflects on the 2016 SXSWedu Conference and her panel discussion about how early learning experiences impact healthy development.
Susan Magsamen
Former Senior Vice President of Early Learning 
March 24, 2016
Sparking Curiosity with STEAM Activities for Young Learners
STEAM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math---all essential skill areas for our children in their future. Introducing STEAM skills and activities early encourages young minds and taps into their natural curiosity.
Susan Magsamen
Former Senior Vice President of Early Learning 
November 12, 2015
Scaling EdTech for Impact Lessons Learned from Successful Innovators
At its inception, the internet was created primarily to allow scholars and scientists to exchange data, theories and resources, and to provide a forum for intellectual curiosity. Today, this access to limitless information is available to anyone with an internet connection.
Susan Magsamen
Former Senior Vice President of Early Learning 
April 23, 2015
Galvanizing the Early Learning Community to Ensure Every Child Shines
The early learning field has reached a galvanizing moment. A confluence of research, practice, policy, content development, informal learning and advocacy work has cultivated fertile ground for the community’s shared commitment and growth by providing the tools we need to ensure that all young learners have access to essential education experiences.
Susan Magsamen
Former Senior Vice President of Early Learning 
April 06, 2015
Early Learning and Technology Part Five: Social Interaction and Collaborative Learning
We know that relationships are essential to healthy child development. We can observe organic collaborative behaviors even in very young children, who often explore their worlds and gather information while they play independently, but then eventually come together to learn and share experiences with others.
Susan Magsamen
Former Senior Vice President of Early Learning 
March 13, 2015
Technology and Early Learning: Part TwoBuilding Blocks for a Nourishing Digital Diet
The more I think about it, the more I love the analogy of a “diet” when considering children’s digital media consumption. Just as calories from the most wholesome foods nourish and strengthen our bodies, the right mix of high quality, engaging digital content can nurture intellectual growth and spark curiosity.  
Susan Magsamen
Former Senior Vice President of Early Learning 
January 22, 2015