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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...

Jun 02, 2014, 11:00 ET

Pearson VUE to Deliver MCP Exams for Microsoft

Pearson VUE announced today that beginning September 4, 2014, the company has been added by Microsoft as an exam delivery provider for the...

Apr 16, 2014, 17:49 ET
Bay Area Technology Expert, Brent Pearson, Launches Napa Logic to Provide Business Intelligence and Data Analytics (PRNewsFoto/Brent Pearson)

Brent Pearson Launches Napa Logic

San Francisco Bay Area technology executive Brent Pearson has launched Napa Logic to deliver technology solutions for business intelligence...

Feb 17, 2014, 09:55 ET

Settlement Announced Involving Royalties for Downloads and Mastertones with Warner Music Group

The following is being released by the law firms of Pearson, Simon & Warshaw, LLP, Hausfeld LLP, Kiesel Law LLP, Lieff Cabraser Heimann &...

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...

Feb 10, 2014, 09:02 ET

Pearson Enterprise Announces New E-Commerce Website: WeightFitnessPro.com

 E-commerce retailer Pearson Enterprise LLC today announced the opening of its new online store at www.WeightFitnessPro.com. The new...

Jan 24, 2014, 09:05 ET

"New pedagogy" activated by technology transforms classrooms

Technology and the web have created new 'freedom to learn' for both teachers and pupils School change beginning to happen more quickly and...

Dec 12, 2013, 10:40 ET

Toronto Pearson celebrates the city with unique tastes from renowned Toronto chefs

THE FINAL INSTALLMENTS OF OTG PARTNERSHIP OPEN IN TERMINALS 1 AND 3; MENUS DEVELOPED BY GUY RUBINO AND HEMANT BHAGWANI TORONTO, Dec. 12, 2013...

Dec 02, 2013, 16:59 ET

Pearson announces edtech partnership with MaRS Discovery District

TORONTO, Dec. 2, 2013 /CNW/ - Pearson, the world's leading learning company, today announced a strategic partnership with MaRS Discovery...

Nov 29, 2013, 21:02 ET
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Don't Give A Toaster: Business Principles Will Save Your Shopping List

The turkey was delicious. Now it's time to go shopping! But first, let's take a look at a process that will make your shopping list easier than...

Nov 15, 2013, 09:30 ET

Pearson commits to measure and report impact on learning outcomes:

World's leading learning company puts pursuit of efficacy at centre of strategy TORONTO, Nov. 15, 2013 /CNW/ - Pearson, the world's leading...

Nov 11, 2013, 11:15 ET
Thomas L. Pearson, Managing Family Member, The Thomas L. Pearson and The Pearson Family Members Fund.  (PRNewsFoto/Pearson Advisors & Partners)

The Pearson Family Renews Commitment As Global Benefactor Of Nobel Peace Prize Concert December 11th In Oslo, Norway

Nobel Peace Prize Concert organizers announced that The Thomas L. Pearson and The Pearson Family Members Fund is continuing as the global...

Nov 05, 2013, 13:35 ET

GTAA reports 2013 third quarter results

TORONTO, Nov. 5, 2013 /CNW/ - The Greater Toronto Airports Authority (the "GTAA") today reported its financial and operating results for the...

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...

Jul 31, 2013, 07:00 ET

Toronto Pearson Celebrates the Sights and Sounds of Caribbean Carnival

~ 46th Annual Scotiabank Caribbean Carnival Toronto Celebrations Kick off at the Airport in Terminals 1 and 3 ~ TORONTO, July 31, 2013 /CNW/ -...

Jul 01, 2013, 09:00 ET

Newport Trial Group and Pearson, Simon & Warshaw, LLP Announce Preliminary Approval of Class Action Settlement about Children's Coldcalm

The following notice is being issued pursuant to an order of the United States District Court, Central District of California: If you purchased a...

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...

Jun 13, 2013, 09:03 ET
Pearson Packaging Systems Logo. (PRNewsFoto/Pearson Packaging Systems)

Pearson Packaging Systems Introduces the CE35-UG Automatic Case Erector for Ultra Small Cases

Pearson Packaging Systems, a leading manufacturer of complete end-of-line packaging equipment, is pleased to announce immediate availability of...

Mar 14, 2013, 16:25 ET
The Investigations in Number, Data, and Space mathematics curriculum for students in grades K-5 is designed to help students understand number and operations, geometry, data, measurement and early algebra.  The curriculum emphasizes reasoning about mathematical ideas, and supports students as they make sense of mathematics and learn that they can be mathematical thinkers.  (PRNewsFoto/Pearson)

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...