Browse our discounted bundles for handwriting, spelling, grammar, and writing instruction. The company argues that by using a curriculum reflecting its expertise, plus digital technology—computers, tablets, software—it can deliver a more standardized, higher-quality education at a lower cost per student. The top tenth of Total Annual Pay, including equity and annual bonus for Pearson Education are more than $158K.
Standardized relationships say that for a one-standard deviation increment on a predictor, the outcome variable increases (or decreases) by some number of SD’s corresponding to what the β coefficient is. Most important, all instruction is in English; that’s the number one academic priority the parents I talk to mention.
Like any global scheme, the fund has a mastermind: Michael Barber, Pearson’s white-haired, indomitable yet excruciatingly polite chief education adviser. The influence and outcomes of virtual schools or cyber charters were examined in a November 2016 Education Week investigation by Ben Herold and Arianna Prothero.
Pearson Education received a score of 100 on HRC’s Corporate Equality Index See more on HRC’s position on religious liberty here , Accessed 04/06/17. Part of the world’s leading collection of online homework, tutorial, and assessment products, Pearson MyLab Math is designed with a single purpose in mind: to improve the results of all higher education students, one student at a time.
In June 2012, New York parents protested against Pearson designed reading tests that included stand reading passages and meaningless choices. They have refused to participate in a pilot program organized by Pearson and to submit the two 10-minute videos of themselves teaching and a take-home test.