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Pearson and Booktrust Announce 2012 Booktime Titles for Annual Free Books ...
(3BL Media) May 3, 2012 - Booktrust and Pearson today announce the new titles for Booktime, which will give two free books to every child starting school in England and Wales in the 2012-13 school year.
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Village revolts over multimillionaire couple's wind turbine plans
Dame Marjorie banked �9.6 million last year in her role as CEO of Pearson PLC, the world's largest book publisher, which owns Penguin Books and the Financial Times.
Villagers in revolt over plans by one of Britain's most powerful ...  Daily Mail
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Test Errors Draw New Criticism
Over the past several weeks, a series of errors by test-maker Pearson PLC have come to light, ranging from typographical mistakes to a now-infamous nonsensical reading passage about a pineapple.
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Textbook Sales Likely to Rise on New Rules
Such publishers as Pearson PLC, McGraw-Hill Cos. and Houghton Mifflin Harcourt are marketing rewritten or revamped textbooks aligned with the new guidelines, called the Common Core State Standards.
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Privatizing Learning
Pearson is an organization that has made a long-term commitment - and a very significant investment - to endeavor to serve public education.
Statins 'could benefit healthy'
Jeremy Pearson, Associate Medical Director at the British Heart Foundation has told ITV News that a new study claiming that cholesterol-lowering drugs can also help healthy people could be helpful, but would not suggest "medicalising the whole country".
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South Worcester flood rescue team
The South Worcester lifeguard Club has been awarded �72,500 from DEFRA's Flood Rescue National Enhancement Project fund to create a flood rescue team.
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Torch bearers of tomorrow grab flame of inspiration
He was a co-founder of CSR plc which listed on the London Stock Exchange in March 2004, became a FTSE 250 company in July of the same year, and is now Europe's largest fabless semiconductor company.
Simon & Schuster settles e-book antitrust suit with state AGs
The defendants that refused to settle and deny wrongdoing are Apple and Macmillan Publishers (owned by Germany's Verlagsgruppe Georg von Holtzbrinck holding company), and Pearson PLC's Penguin Group. The move by Simon & Schuster follows ...
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Pure Gym in good shape for a sale
The business is run by Peter Roberts, former boss of the Golden Tulip hotel chain, and chaired by Sir Nick Pearson, a former director of Intercontinental Hotels.
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