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Pearson's Anti-Social Use of Social Media

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEDistrict of Columbia, District of Columbia, United States of America ( June 9, 2012 -- Educators, parents, and education activists from around the country cried foul as Pearson, the largest private provider of education-related products and services, blocked educators from voicing their opinion on Pearson’s new website, Parents, Kids, and Testing.
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