February 20, 2019

Want students to think and write clearly? We can help.



August 30, 2018

PlusTotal Access is here!

March 20, 2018
Spring is here!
February 21, 2018
Dear Educator,
January 16, 2018

Now appearing at a conference near you...Townsend Press!

Are you attending an educational conference this year? If so, please visit our booth while you're there!




October 31, 2017

College Reading Essentials (CRE) is a powerful new reading program that takes students' reading level from where it is to where it needs to be for college-level work. Whether you choose CRE's print or digital option, students will receive clear instruction and systematic practice in the following essential skills, from reading grade levels 8 through 12:

October 2, 2017

Fall is here! Classrooms are full, and you're working your magic to engage and inspire another crop of students. At Townsend Press, we want to help. That's why we've released three new features in the Learning Center (more are coming).


Vocabulary Plus expanded to include Short Version texts

September 8, 2017

Bullying in Schools, our popular anti-bullying handbook for grades 6–10, has been updated and released as an electronic resource. Featuring freshened cyberbullying coverage, digital assignments, and Paul Langan’s accessible writing style, Bullying in Schools Plus can serve as an individual, group, or school-wide resource for less than $1 per student (with site license).