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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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Pearson Acquisition Brings Online Learning Pressure to States

Technology : ReadWriteWeb (3 years ago)

Pearson, the world's largest education publisher, acquired Connections Education, one of the country's largest online learning providers, last night for US$400 million in cash. The bid for Connections, which has been growing at 30% ... Read Post

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

This Could Catch On

Education / Education Industry News : Intercepts (7 months ago)

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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