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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
To the Editor: Re �A Very Pricey Pineapple,� by Gail Collins (column, April 28): We disagree fundamentally with the column's conception of the privatization of education.
The Apprentice, episode eight, review
The Apprentice (BBC One) has had its critics this year: they've accused the franchise of becoming samey and stale. Yet the suit-clad contest continues to deliver decent ratings of between 6m and 8m, while tonight's episode was one of the best so far ...
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Welcome to the BBC's global live wildlife event starring . . . two buffalo
The BBC is still ignoring evidence of a potential cover-up over Jimmy Savile · Rona Fairhead, finance director of Pearson plc. There are worrying signs that Rona Fairhead's reign at the BBC Trust will be as squalid as Chris Patten's, says Peter Oborne.
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BBC mistake computer game logo for United Nations Security Council symbol
The BBC is still ignoring evidence of a potential cover-up over Jimmy Savile · Rona Fairhead, finance director of Pearson plc. There are worrying signs that Rona Fairhead's reign at the BBC Trust will be as squalid as Chris Patten's, says Peter Oborne.
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Anita Shah on The Apprentice, episode 10: should Lord Sugar be fired?
This week I thought that Sugar was seriously losing his touch. He's supposedly the business deity that the candidates worship like devotees on pilgrimage.
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New licensing rules for children on reality TV
The BBC is still ignoring evidence of a potential cover-up over Jimmy Savile · Rona Fairhead, finance director of Pearson plc. There are worrying signs that Rona Fairhead's reign at the BBC Trust will be as squalid as Chris Patten's, says Peter Oborne.
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