Scholastic Names Duriya Aziz Vice President, Educational Publishing, International Group
(Press Release) New York, NY, May 9, 2011 - Scholastic (NASDAQ: SCHL), the global children's publishing, education and media company, today announced the appointment of Duriya Aziz as Vice President, Educational Publishing, International Group, reporting to Shane Armstrong, President, Scholastic International and Growth Markets. Ms. Aziz joins Scholastic from Marshall Cavendish International (Singapore), Singapore's largest educational publisher, where she had oversight of the Marshall Cavendish Education and Panpac Education imprints for Singapore and international markets. She led the introduction of Singapore curriculum materials in many countries around the world, particularly Southeast Asia, the Indian subcontinent, the Middle East, Africa and the United States. She also led the development and implementation of several successful K-10 mathematics programs including the successful adoptions of two Singapore Math programs in the US – Primary Mathematics and Math In Focus.