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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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The Education Giant Adapts

Technology : Technology Review Editors' Blog (2 years ago)

Pearson is the world’s largest book publisher. Now it wants to be a one-stop shop for digital education. Pearson should be among the walking dead of global media conglomerates, fatally wounded by the shift to digital media. Pearson ... Read Post

Ning Partners With Pearson To Sponsor Free Network Access For Educators

Technology : TechCrunch (4 years ago)

When Ning shuttered its free service for creating social networks back in April, educators and schools who were using the platform expresses their concern at the company's decision to include educations networks created by schools a... Read Post

This Could Catch On

Education / Education Industry News : Intercepts (last month)

New York State United Teachers is upset that the state has a testing contract with Education Axis of Evil charter member Pearson Education. Tonight union activists will stage a protest in Albany during which they will “feed the symb... Read Post

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