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Interactive Media Publishing (I-Media) creates interactive educational products that are engaging, meet the needs of various learning styles, produce the desired outcomes, measure and record that learning has occured, and are all digital so they are easy to update. We have a diverse background in the types of media development projects we have undertaken. Hundreds of projects have been completed on time and within budget for academic, industrial, commercial, government organizations, and associations. Thousands of students across the country and around the world have utilized instructional materials generated by Interactive Media Publishing. We publish all forms of media - print, digital, video, audio, and interactive.

Interactive Media Publishing was formed in 1996 as a private company focusing on providing high-quality educational productions that take the form of non-fiction educational books with CDs or DVDs, and courses that combine interaction with self-study. The founders,Grant Plowman and Linda Nichols, have strong backgrounds in instructional design, technology, business consulting, executive management, hardware and software consultating, systems design, and project management. They have conducted numerous training programs, assisted in the development of hundreds of courses and training products, and are published authors. This article in a local paper provides an overview of the company.

University and Academic Organizations

Experience in the academic area ranges from projects for high schools, special alternative secondary education, to college, university, and adult education. Clients include Southern Oregon University, Oregon Health Sciences University, Oregon State University, and Oregon Institute of Technology. We have also worked with Coos County Service District, North Bend High School, Coquille High School, Myrtle Point High School, and many others.

Government Organizations
Government clients include: Oregon Regional Workforce, Oregon Department of Education, Oregon State Police, Oregon University Systems, City of Sand Point Idaho, North Carolina State Police, Coos and Curry County ESD, Oregon State Family and Children Services.

Corporate Instruction and Education Projects
Corporate training for small and large corporate clients includes: Association of Millwork Distributors, Bonneville Power Administration, Western Bank, IBM, Bell Alantic, MCI, Century 21, Design CAD, The CAD Zone, ERA Reality, and JELD-WEN.

Types of projects include:

  • Self-Paced Training Courses and Books with CD packages: We have worked with associations and both large corporations and smaller companies to produce self-paced training courses for a variety of audiences. For example Millwork Products, Door and Window Sales training, Door and Window service technician training,  and several other  courses for the wood working industry. See an example. Other examples include two courses on Options Trading (see an example video),  two courses on childhood developmental disorders, two courses on Medical Terminology (see an example interactive exercise), and many other products for a variety of subject matter experts.
  • Distance Education University Courses for Nursing: We worked with Oregon Health Sciences University to develop Health Assessment, Pathophysiology, Family Nursing, Nursing Statistics, Nursing Leadership and Management, and several other nursing courses.See video examples from Nursing Leadership and  See some interactive examples from Health Assessment.
  • Distance Education University Courses for Criminal Justice: We worked with Southern Oregon University to develop Juvenile Delinquency, Terrorism, Criminal Justice Leadership, Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Organizing Judicial Cases and Creating Case Time Lines Management Skills, and several other criminal justice courses. See some examples from Theory of Criminal Behavior.
  • Distance Education University Courses for Family and Developmental Sciences: We worked with Oregon State University to develop materials for in-class and distance courses to include Depression in the Elderly, Alzheimers Disease, Children with Special Needs, Grant Writing for Early Childhood Development, and Leadership training for Early Childhood Development. See some video examples from Alzheimer's Disease.
  • Corporate Training Courses: We worked with several corporations to create training for managers: Advanced Spreadsheet Budgeting Techniques - Utilizing Macro and Micro Feed Forward and Feed Backward Methods, Database and Spreadsheet Development for Managers, Business Math, Sales Skills, and several other management couses.
  • Self-Paced Technical Courses: We took on tough technical topics to create self-paced training for technicians, engineers, and designers. Some examples include Computer Aided Design for Electro/Mechanical Manufacturing,Computer Aided Design in Process Monitoring and Simulation Environments, and several other technical and engineering courses.
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