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Dec 08, 2015, 01:01 ET Los mexicanos consideran que el inglés es clave para una carrera de éxito

Según una nueva investigación de Pearson, empresa dedicada al aprendizaje, los empleados en México y en todo el mundo...


Aug 11, 2014, 12:38 ET Pearson to Issue Badges for Adobe Certified Associate Certification Program

 Pearson, the world's leading learning company, is issuing badges for the Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) certification program via its badge...


Feb 13, 2014, 13:02 ET Pearson's Open Badge Solution Provides Validated and Easy-to-Share Proof of Qualifications and Skills.

Pearson, the world's leading learning company, is offering academic institutions, professional associations and other high-stakes credentialing...


Oct 01, 2013, 10:49 ET Pearson's Quotient® ADHD Test Shown to Detect "ADHD Fakers"

Pearson, the world's leading learning company, announced today that the company will present a poster on results from a pilot study of the...


Jun 13, 2013, 16:55 ET Thirteen Michigan School Districts Choose Powerful Assessment and Reporting Tools to Raise Achievement

 Today Michigan's Berrien Regional Education Service Agency (RESA) announced that 13 school districts will implement Pearson's Schoolnet for...


Mar 14, 2013, 16:25 ET Department of Education's What Works Clearinghouse Gives Top Ranking to Pearson's Investigations in Number, Data, and Space Research

The U.S. Department of Education's What Works Clearinghouse has issued a report validating the research that supports Pearson's Investigations in...


Mar 07, 2013, 11:35 ET Pearson's PTE Academic Test Accepted by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research in the UAE

PTE Academic test gives universities increased confidence in the English language skills of new students Pearson announced today that the...


Feb 25, 2013, 02:37 ET Pearson Preliminary Results 2012 - Interviews with CEO and CFO

The world's leading learning company, Pearson, has today unveiled a programme to meet learning needs of this century by accelerating its strategy...


Feb 05, 2013, 04:58 ET Pearson and MABECS Collaborate to Open New PTE Academic Test Center in Malaysia

Pearson has today announced the opening of its test center for the delivery of PTE Academic in Petaling Jaya, in association with Malaysian...


Nov 08, 2012, 04:46 ET Pearson Extends Access to PTE Academic Across Middle East

 Pearson is pleased to announce a new partnership with UK International (UKI) in Kuwait to open a new testing centre for it's English...


Oct 31, 2012, 05:00 ET Prestigious Chevening Scholarship Programme Recognises PTE Academic

Pearson is pleased to announce that PTE Academic is now recognised by Chevening Scholarships, the UK government's global scholarships programme,...


Aug 14, 2012, 09:03 ET Pearson's Academic English Language Test, PTE Academic, Enters Fourth Successful Year

Pearson, the world's leading learning company, developed PTE Academic over 5 years ago in response to feedback from universities and higher...


Jul 25, 2012, 04:00 ET Arizona State Board of Education Approves Pearson's PTE Academic

The Arizona State Board of Education now approves PTE Academic, Pearson's secure English language test for international students, as an English...


Apr 25, 2012, 11:18 ET Solar Energy International Chooses Pearson for Professional Textbook Series

Solar Energy International (SEI), a leading provider of technical training in solar, wind, water power and natural building technologies, has...


Apr 18, 2012, 16:56 ET Ivy Tech Community College Selects Pearson's Propero to Expand Access to Learning

 Pearson today launched Propero, a higher education service designed to increase affordable access to higher education, and announced that Ivy...


Mar 26, 2012, 15:49 ET Pearson to Host Higher Education Technology Leaders at Cite 2012

 Pearson today announced the details of its 13th annual Cite higher education technology conference.  The four-day event brings together...


Jan 26, 2012, 11:33 ET Pearson Launches Online Workforce Education to Address Skills Shortage in High Demand, Industry-Based Jobs

Pearson, the world's leading learning company, today launched a comprehensive suite of online workforce training courses for community...


Jan 09, 2012, 15:28 ET Pearson's Award-Winning CourseConnect™ Courses Now Available for iPad

 Pearson today announced that its award-winning CourseConnect™ courses for online and blended learning are now available for the...


Nov 15, 2011, 11:23 ET Pearson's Award-Winning CourseConnect Adds Enhanced Data Capabilities

Pearson today announced CourseConnect Analytics Edition, a new version of its award-winning online course library.  CourseConnect Analytics...


Oct 19, 2011, 10:00 ET Pearson Announces OpenClass Technology Partners

Pearson, the world's leading learning company, today announced that several technology partners have joined OpenClass, the new learning management...


Oct 18, 2011, 12:41 ET Pearson Releases EQUELLA 5.1 Digital Repository

    Pearson, the world's leading learning company, today released EQUELLA 5.1, the latest version of the award-winning digital...


Oct 18, 2011, 12:35 ET Pearson Announces Enhancements to Pearson LearningStudio Platform

Pearson, the world's leading learning company, today announced two new platform enhancements for Pearson LearningStudio, its industry-leading...


Oct 13, 2011, 12:27 ET Pearson Launches OpenClass: First Full-Featured Learning Environment that's Free, Easy-to-Use and Scalable

Pearson today made a major move to increase access and collaboration in higher education by launching the beta version of OpenClass.  A key...


Sep 21, 2011, 11:13 ET Pearson, Missouri's State Fair Community College Partner to Increase Access to Affordable Course Materials

Students arriving to campus at State Fair Community College (SFCC) will find increased access to more affordable course materials, the result of a...


Sep 12, 2011, 12:18 ET Pearson Selected to Provide Learning Management System for Universal Technical Institute, Inc.

Pearson today announced that it has been selected by Universal Technical Institute, Inc. (UTI) to be the new learning management system provider...