Pearson Higher Education Global Editions

At Pearson Workforce Education, our goal is to help job-seekers improve their skill- sets and training credentials with instructor led or self-paced, online courses so that they may enter, re-enter, or advance in the workforce as qualified employees. Another mess involves a partnership between Pearson, Apple, and the Los Angeles Unified School District, which in 2013 announced a $1.3 billion project to provide an iPad, loaded with Pearson educational material, to each of the 650,000 students in the district.

Recognizing that government funding of public education is finite, the Foundation supports students and furthers this goal by supplying seed money to a broad array of projects generated by the teachers and administrators of the LBP community. To this end, the company is testing academic, financial, and technological models for fully privatized education on the world’s poor. In the 1920s, Pearson diversified, buying the Lazard investment bank as well as the …