McGraw-Hill has named a new leader for its educational division, which soon will become a separate company.
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The chief of Pearson's K-12 work reflects on common-core-aligned materials and other issues.
March 27, 2012
A group that seeks to expose the 'multiple threats posed by radical Islam' charges that leading U.S. textbooks give a biased portrayal of the religion.
February 23, 2012
A former contributer to educational materials laments what she sees as a sharp decline in quality amid industry consolidation and the pressure for profit.
January 10, 2012
A 25-year veteran of educational publishing argues that curriculum is too often ignored in efforts to improve schooling, and that the process for developing and selecting curricular materials needs to change.
September 29, 2011
The education chief in Iowa faces an ethics review for a trip to Brazil that was indirectly funded by the Pearson Foundation.
September 19, 2011
The Pearson Foundation has been financing trips abroad for education commissioners, the New York Times reports.
September 08, 2011
The report from the Albert Shanker Institute examined four U.S. history textbooks that hold a large share of the market, and perceive an anti-labor bias.
July 07, 2011
New documents from the writers of the common standards seek to guide publishers in developing curriculum for the common standards in English/language arts.
July 06, 2011
The bill would add LGBT students to the list of groups whose roles and contributions must be "accurately portrayed" in social studies courses.