Philip Jones looks at the "stark" difference between the educational and consumer sectors.
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
The Fawcett Society, a charity that campaigns for gender equality, is looking for publisher input into a new study into gender stereotypes in early childhood.... Read more
Wiley is to buy courseware and adaptive technology provider Knewton.
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
Pearson has announced adjusted operating profit growth of 8% in the past year, despite revenue dropping by 9%, according to its 2018 preliminary financial results.
Pearson is selling its US K12 public schools courseware business to private equity group Nexus Capital Management in a deal worth $250m (£193m).