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Learning Catalytics is an interactive student response tool that encourages team-based learning by using students’ smartphones, tablets, or laptops to engage them in interactive tasks and thinking. Says Tamara Minick-Scokalo, head of international for Pearson: Where we can really play a role is in doing more of the total education value chain.” Translated from management jargon into plain English, her statement seems to confirm every critic’s worst fears: Pearson wants to be involved at every stage of education.

We delivered a series of training sessions and workshops to a number of stakeholders in London and New York to communicate the UCD message and ensure everyone understood and bought-in to user-centred design. Through a commitment to public education and the promotion of learning for all, the Foundation believes in enhancing the opportunity for all students to become life-long learners, self assured, respectful and responsible to their community. Today analysts think Pearson …

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In Texas, for example, where Pearson has a $468 million contract to provide tests and educational materials, an audit found poor monitoring of the billing process at the Texas Education Agency. We then drew up a highly customised program of training and consultancy, working intimately with Pearson throughout. Students tutor each other in various subjects—Aki is a mentor in English and science but a mentee in math. Few things are more emotional than shaping the …

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I think Pearson would be delighted to have as much clout as the critics believe,” says Bernstein’s Aspesi. Investment firm GSV Advisors recently estimated the annual global outlay on education at $5.5 trillion and growing rapidly. Barber has an answer for that too: government-funded vouchers to make private schools free to the poor. That said, even if the standards are changed, they are likely to be replaced by new standards—and Pearson remains one of the only players with the size and scope to …

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Globe and Mail article examines an initiative in Brampton that dismantles the traditional classroom, inspired by Calm, Alert and Learning. Pearson is part of Pearson PLC , which formerly owned the Financial Times It was created in July 1998 when Pearson PLC purchased the education division of Simon & Schuster from Viacom and merged it with its own education division, Addison-Wesley Longman to form Pearson Education.pearson education

The program represents Pearson’s professional and personal technology publishing brands including Addison-Wesley Professional, Cisco Press, IBM Press, Pearson IT Certification, Prentice Hall Professional, Microsoft Press, Que Publishing, Sams Publishing, and VMware Press.

When conglomerates went out of fashion, Pearson concentrated on media and publishing, focusing on what was then a steady, high-cash-flow business. With a focus on Math, Science, Social Sciences & Humanities, Pearson Arts and Sciences provides a host of solutions for today’s classroom.

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If you are a teacher, you can get your answer keys and course resources from your local sales representative. Since 2010, Pearson has spent more than $2 billion on international adult education: The purchases include a 75% stake in CTI, a chain of computer-training schools in South Africa; Wall Street English, an English-language school business in China; and, as noted earlier, the Multi chain of English-language schools in Brazil, for $721 million.

The businesses in Pearson’s English division include Wall Street English (center-based learning for consumers); English Language Teaching (institutional English language publications, including brands, such as Longman); Pearson English Business Solutions (online business English learning solutions), and Grupo Multi (the adult English language training company in Brazil).pearson education

Pearson is also helping run and promote the online degree programs at schools such as Rutgers, the University of Florida, and Arizona State—which is likely to receive a windfall with Starbucks’ 2014 …