In the excessive-stakes world of American training, Pearson makes cash even when its results do not measure up. Pearson Arts and Sciences, an modern higher schooling publishing division of Pearson Education and a market chief, is committed to bettering grades and course outcomes with powerful and flexible educational solutions for instructors and college students.
From what I can make out from its web site, the three key players at Pearson and Pearson Schooling are Glen Moreno, chairman of the Pearson Board of Administrators, Dame Marjorie Morris Scardino, overall chief government for Pearson, and William Ethridge, chief government for North American Education.
Pearson is a part of Pearson PLC , which formerly owned the Financial Times It was created in July 1998 when Pearson PLC purchased the training division of Simon & Schuster from Viacom and merged it with its personal training division, Addison-Wesley Longman , to type Pearson Training.
Indeed, Pearson has its hand in so many education companies that company government Donald Kilburn confidently predicted on an earnings name last summer that the North American division would flourish even when states and school districts had to lower their budgets.
Every person who has paid to take a Pearson Check ought to sue Pearson, as I intend to, for breaching their contract with me. Each faculty district, State Board of Education, ought to CEASE using standardized testing (benchmark testing) altogether to measure the progress of their students.