If you are a teacher, you can get your answer keys and course resources from your local sales representative. Staff will be braced for further losses this year with Pearson saying that it intends to take further action to improve the overall efficiency of the company”. We need vision and fresh ideas if we stand any chance of survival – the Uber of the education world is just round the corner and we have no hope of surviving if we dont wake up.
Ever since a federal commission published A Nation at Risk” in 1983 — warning that public education was being eroded by a rising tide of mediocrity that threatens our very future as a nation and a people” — American schools have been enveloped in a sense of crisis.
Pearson Education was rebranded to Pearson in 2011 and split into an International and a North American division. Despite the poor performance of the company, senior executives will still enjoy splitting £55m in bonus and incentive payments as Pearson reached some goals including profit targets.
The Pearson Community Groups Program provides qualified groups with product news, members-only discounts, complimentary copies in exchange for reviews, and promotional giveaways. Pearson will have a stake in the winners; the Affordable Learning Fund takes at least one seat on each board.
Across the country, Pearson sold the Los Angeles Unified School District an online curriculum that it described as revolutionary — but that had not yet been completed, much less tested across a large district, before the LAUSD agreed to spend an estimated $135 million on it. Teachers dislike the Pearson lessons and rarely use them, an independent evaluation found.