This will be the first school year in which most elementary and middle-school students take state-required tests online.
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November 06, 2015
October 15, 2015
The district said that Pearson's curriculum wasn't the right solution for L.A. Unified now, but "we continue to work with Pearson in some areas."
September 29, 2015
The nation's second-largest district is poised to settle a dispute with Apple and Lenovo stemming from the system's problematic 1:1 technology rollout.
August 03, 2015
Minnesota will receive $1 million in fees from Pearson and up to $4.7 million in additional services and support, as part of a settlement.
July 23, 2015
The London-based global education company is selling off media properties with the plan to be 100 percent education-focused.
July 09, 2015
Questar Assessment Inc., a Minnesota-based company, has won a $44 million contract to handle grade 3-8 testing in New York state.
June 18, 2015
PowerSchool, a student information system that Pearson says is the most widely used student information system in the United States, will leave the company's fold.
June 05, 2015
The "conundrum" for the publishing industry is how to create materials aligned with the common core at a time when the standards are subject to fierce political pushback.
June 05, 2015
Three ed-tech companies raised $3.5 million while a new Pearson Education partnership aims to connect the classroom to the real world through public radio.
May 21, 2015
Sandbox Partners is buying the Family Education Network, a Pearson "edu-tainment" platform, for an undisclosed amount.