Go showing in stock and locally sourced titles, and sorted by popularity (top selling titles). Said Pearson at the time: We recognize there were times when the governance of the foundation and its relationship with Pearson could have been clearer and more transparent.” In November 2014, Pearson announced it was closing the foundation altogether.
In their view, Pearson is bent on controlling every element of the process, from teacher qualifications to curriculums to the tests used to evaluate students to the grading of the tests to, increasingly, owning and operating its own learning institutions.
For all the breadth of Pearson’s education ambitions, it has been in the business for a relatively brief moment in the corporation’s long history. Pearson Publishing is an independent company, not related in any way to Pearson Education or Pearson PLC.
CEO Scardino doubled down, buying Simon & Schuster’s education division for $4.6 billion in 1998 …