Philip Jones looks at the "stark" difference between the educational and consumer sectors.
Pearson has reported revenue fell 17% in the first half of 2020 as the result of “significant disruption” caused by Covid-19. However, the company has... Read more
Pearson has reported it will pay its final dividend for 2019 to investors and is not furloughing any staff, despite a 5% fall in global revenues for... Read more
In a third quarter trading update, Pearson has reported "weaker than expected" performance in its US higher education courseware business, with revenue down around 10%, but... Read more
Pearson has announced it is still on course to stabilise this year and grow in 2020 as it announced underlying sales growth for the first time in... Read more
Pearson will start releasing its updated US titles in digital form first as it breaks with traditional educational publishing and begins phasing out print textbooks.... Read more
Pearson’s bosses have defended the company’s digital strategy, as the firm’s AGM was met by protesting teachers and shareholders frustrated by a lack of return on their... Read more
Pearson has announced a 2% increase in underlying revenue for the first quarter, with the company confirming its guidance for the year.
Pearson c.e.o. John Fallon has paid tribute to employee Dieter Kowalski, who was killed in the Sri Lanka bombings on Easter Sunday. ... Read more
Pearson has unveiled its final financial results report for 2018, revealing its chief executive received total remuneration of £3.1m last year, including a £1.5m bonus.... Read more