Expanding its presence in Brazil, Pearson has agreed to acquire Grupo Multi, an English language training company—its second education acquisition in the country.
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December 04, 2013
November 25, 2013
When I learned that Pearson was in the process of working with the highly regarded New Leaders organization on a principal development program, I wanted to learn more. I called Lee Peters, the marketing lead for Pearson's School Achievement Services business, who outlined some of the professional learning available through Pearson's growing portfolio of teacher and leader effectiveness offerings.
November 15, 2013
Pearson, the global education company, is pledging to report more information on academic targets and results, along with financial details.
November 11, 2013
Lyle Kirtman has been coaching leaders to better performance for 30 years. His Future Management Systems works with 750 organizations including about 300 school districts.
October 24, 2013
Los Angeles Unified's outgoing deputy superintendent for instruction addresses critics and defends the decision to roll out an unfinished digital curriculum as part of the district's iPad initiative.
October 14, 2013
Common Sense Media, an advocacy group that rates education products, is urging major industry group to take stronger steps to protect student data, the New York Times reports.
September 09, 2013
Google Play for Education, delivered via Nexus 7 tablets, is piloted in Hillsborough, N.J., schools. Will it threaten the dominance of Apple's iPad?
July 31, 2013
A major education company and publisher, Pearson, is set to partner with startup incubator 1776 in hopes to stimulate innovation in education.
July 25, 2013
There were 135 mergers and acquisitions of education-focused companies in the first half of this year, a slight increase over late 2012, according to Berkery Noyes.
July 23, 2013
A report released today offers an "innovation index" meant to help educators and businesses determine whether digital innovations deliver on their promised classroom benefits.