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$140M Certiport Buy Stretches Pearson's Assessment Arm
Law360, New York (May 16, 2012, 4:40 PM ET) -- Pearson PLC, the world's biggest testing and education publishing company, has paid $140 million to Spire Capital Partners LLC for online certification exam provider Certiport Inc. in a bid to further ...
Pearson VUE Acquires Certiport  PR Newswire (press release)
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.
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
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.
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".
Tyneside detective hoping to land police commissioner role
... driving round that part of the county made me appreciate the rugged beauty of Northumberland.” He added: “Northumbria Police is one of the leading forces in England and Wales, without doubt in the top 10, and arguably well up there in that top ...
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.
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 ...
Mark Bellinger: Florida tourism director who used BP oil spill funds to buy ...
The money is believed to have come from BP PLC, which paid restitution to communities across the Gulf Coast so they could lure valuable tourists back to the region devastated by tar.
Doctors said she would never walk or talk... Now teenager Hannah is a world ...
Powering down the track at top speed, wheelchair racer Hannah Cockroft is the rising star of the Paralympic world. The 19-year-old from Halifax, West Yorks, recently made history when she became the first athlete to break a world record in the London ...