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Education Week: Education Publishers

The pie chart shows 2000 market share for K-12 school publishers in the United States, as estimated by Deutsche Banc Alex. Brown last year. Here are capsule portraits of the top four publishers:
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Education Funding Drops In More Than Half Of States

Education Funding Drops In More Than Half Of States | Pearson Education | Scoop.it
The recession's impact on American education has not yet dissipated, as more than half of states are slashing their education budgets this year.
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Employment, Emerging Labor Markets, and the Role of Education in Rural China [eScholarship]

Employment, Emerging Labor Markets, and the Role of Education in Rural China [eScholarship] | Pearson Education | Scoop.it
The overall goal of this paper is to contribute to the ongoing assessment of China's rural labor markets. To meet this goal, we have three specific objectives.
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Five year record

Pearson is the world's leading learning company. We have 36,000 people in more than 70 countries, helping people of all ages to make progress in their lives through all kinds of learning.
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Pearson Annual Report and Accounts 2010 - Pearson’s strategy: Marjorie Scardino, chief executive

Pearson Annual Report and Accounts 2010 - Pearson’s strategy: Marjorie Scardino, chief executive | Pearson Education | Scoop.it
Pearson Annual Report and Accounts 2010
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Team vs Group

Team vs Group | Pearson Education | Scoop.it
eam vs Group Leadership. Be clear about where responsibility lies. Plan group leadership and team leadership differently.
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Panera's new hidden low-carb menu elicits cheers, confusion

Panera's new hidden low-carb menu elicits cheers, confusion | Pearson Education | Scoop.it
Egg-white bowl and other "secret" items are meant to appeal to dieters
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John Fallon takes Pearson helm and axes adult education

John Fallon takes Pearson helm and axes adult education | Pearson Education | Scoop.it
New Pearson boss John Fallon today took a £120 million hit, as he announced plans to close its UK adult-education arm — less than three years after buying the core business, Melorio, for £99 million.
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Startup challenges textbook market by packaging open access materials | Inside Higher Ed

Startup challenges textbook market by packaging open access materials | Inside Higher Ed | Pearson Education | Scoop.it
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Number of educational institutions, by level and control of institution: Selected years, 1980-81 through 2008-09

The primary purpose of the Digest of Education Statistics is to provide a compilation of statistical information covering the broad field of American education from prekindergarten through graduate school.
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Pearson Skips University to Hunt for Deals in Africa

Pearson Skips University to Hunt for Deals in Africa | Pearson Education | Scoop.it
Pearson Plc Chief Financial Officer
Robin Freestone, with 1 billion pounds ($1.6 billion) to spend
on deals this year, is studying new takeover targets amid
sluggish funding for publicly funded schools and universities.
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Mobile marvels

Mobile marvels | Pearson Education | Scoop.it
Eyevine BOUNCING a great-grandchild on her knee in her house in Bukaweka, a village in eastern Uganda, Mary Wokhwale gestures at her surroundings. “My mobile phone...
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Reports & Trends | Emerging Markets, Emerging Opportunities | Nielsen

Reports & Trends | Emerging Markets, Emerging Opportunities | Nielsen | Pearson Education | Scoop.it
Consumer confidence has driven market rallies, lifted corporate profits & toppled political regimes; geography alone no longer defines emerging markets-consumer trends do.
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Pearson Annual Report and Accounts 2010 - Chairman's statement

Pearson Annual Report and Accounts 2010 - Chairman's statement | Pearson Education | Scoop.it
Pearson Annual Report and Accounts 2010
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Education Officials Travel Paid by a Vendor’s Foundation

Education Officials Travel Paid by a Vendor’s Foundation | Pearson Education | Scoop.it
The Pearson Foundation, the nonprofit arm of a major educational publisher, has financed free international trips for education commissioners whose states do business with the company.
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Pearson announces cloud-based, content service with access to open educational resources - EdTech Times

Pearson announces cloud-based, content service with access to open educational resources - EdTech Times | Pearson Education | Scoop.it
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