Pearson’s Quest To Cover The Planet In Company

Special discounts on complete cases of 45 rolls, or buy single rolls for only $1 each. Pearson would like to become education’s first major conglomerate, serving as the largest private provider of standardized tests, software, materials, and now the schools themselves. Public radio station KPCC reported that the company’s foundation subsidized attendance by educators, including some members of the bid committee, at a Pearson conference. In 2013 he published a report, The Good News From Pakistan ,” examining the positive results of his education philosophy—which has the uneuphonious name deliverology”—in that country’s Punjab region. The most comprehensive global review of research on low-cost private schools was published in 2014 by the UK’s Department for International Development—and it’s worth noting that Barber advised the agency on education in Pakistan at that time.

I think Pearson would be delighted to have as much clout as the critics believe,” says Bernstein’s Aspesi. Investment …