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News Stories:

Missouri State U Improves Learning Outcomes With Flipped Course 
Campus Technology, May 21, 2014 

Two New Studies on Improved Academic Results from Active Learning 
20 Million Minds, May 16, 2014 

A game-changer for online retention 
eCampus News, May 15, 2014 

Persistence vs. Retention 
eCampus News, April 21, 2014 

The Great Adaptive Learning Experiment 
Campus Technology, April 16, 2014 

Thought Leaders in Online Education: Todd Hitchcock, COO of Pearson Embanet (Part 7) 
One Million by One Million Blog, April 15, 2014 

Efficacy, Adaptive Learning, and the Flipped Classroom, Part II  
e-Literate, April 9, 2014 

Thought Leaders in Online Education: Todd Hitchcock, COO of Pearson Embanet (Part 1) 
One Million by One Million Blog, April 9, 2014 

Efficacy, Adaptive Learning, and the Flipped Classroom 
e-Literate, April 2, 2014 

9 reasons why badges are better than degrees 
eCampus News, March 24, 2014 

Professors: Here’s how to flip your classroom 
eCampus News, March 24, 2014 

Boot camp shortens path through developmental math 
Community College Daily, March 13, 2014

Two Approaches to Watch in Remedial Education Innovation 
20 Million Minds Foundation Blog, March 4, 2014 

How to Design Effective Online Courses 
Edudemic, March 4, 2014 

Pearson Launches Acclaim Open Badge Platform
Campus Technology, Joshua Bolkan, February 13, 2014 

High Intensity Camp Boots Students Ahead in Math
Campus Technology, Dian Schaffhauser, February, 10, 2014 

U Florida Targets 24,000 Online Enrollments Through Pearson Partnership
Campus Technology, February 4, 2014

3 Tips for Surviving Group Projects in an Online Class
U.S. News & World Report, February 4, 2014

4 critical components to online learning design
eCampus News, January 21, 2014

Will ed-tech have a role in the White House's college access push?
eCampus News, January 17, 2014

Tempered Expectations
Inside Higher Education, January 15, 2014

Academics Are Down on MOOCs. Business Schools Aren't.
Business Week, January 16, 2014

Online college courses still popular, but rate of growth has slowed, says Babson study
Boston Globe, January 15, 2014

Math for Tennessee seniors doubles as remedial course in college
The Commercial Appeal, January 13, 2014

What 5 Tech Experts Expect in 2014
The Chronicle of Higher Education, January 6, 2014  

7 tech predictions for higher education in 2014
eCampus News, December 31, 2013 

Top 10 ed-tech stories of 2013, No. 6: Adaptive learning
eCampus News, December 24, 2013

College learning labs support learners
The Champion Newspaper, December 23, 2013 

Flipped Classroom Tips (From A Teacher Who Is Mid-Flip)
Edudemic, December 9, 2013 

Education 3.0: Getting to Know the Brain
Wired.com, December 9, 2013

Degrees of Competency: Why some schools are moving to competency-based learning
Campus Technology, December 5, 2013

Pearson, Big Think Partner To Bring Business Videos to Universities
Campus Technology, December 2, 2013

Reaching Out to a Tutor in an Online Class
U.S. News, November 29, 2013

Pearson's Pursuit of Efficacy
Inside Higher Ed, November 18, 2013

Social Media on the Rise in College Classrooms
Student Advisor, November 11, 2013  

Textbook publishers transform into ‘learning companies’
eCampus News, November 7, 2013

Disrupting the Space-Time Continuum: Competency-based Learning Explained
Getting Smart, November 6, 2013

7 Questions for Pearson's OpenClass Boss
Inside Higher Ed, October 29, 2013

How Social Media Is Being Used In Education
Edudemic, October 29, 2013  

How Professors Are Using Social Media (INFOGRAPHIC)
The Huffington Post, October 21, 2013

Wired for Teaching
Inside Higher Ed, October 21, 2013  

New Survey: College Faculty Increasingly Use Social Media for Teaching and in Professional, Personal Lives
Faculty Focus, October 18, 2013 

Adaptive Curriculum Expands To STEM Courses
StudentAdvisor.com, September 26, 2013

Indiana Wesleyan University partners with Pearson to create digital campus
University Business, September 25, 2013

Education 3.0: Embracing Technology to 'Jump the Curve'
Wired.com, September 24, 2013

Adult Charter School Embraces Online, Hybrid Instruction
Education News, September 20, 2013

Charter School Tackles Adult Ed with Online and Blended Courses
T.H.E. Journal, September 16, 2013

Pearson bolsters community college online offerings
eCampus News, September 12, 2013

WVU Parkersburg Moves Online Degree Programs to OpenClass
Campus Technology, September 10, 2013

WVU-P partners with Pearson for online degree programs
The State Journal, September 10, 2013

Texas Institutions Announce Competency-Based Program
Inside Higher Ed, September 6, 2013

2 Texas Colleges Will Offer Competency-Based Hybrid Degree
Chronicle of Higher Ed, September 5, 2013

Adaptive learning technology comes to STEM courses
eCampus News, August 30, 2013

Pearson Expands Online Adaptive Learning To Science, Business
InformationWeek, August 30, 2013

Pearson Knewton Partner To Expand Update MyLab and Mastering
Campus Technology, August 29, 2013

Pearson, Knewton Expand Adaptive Learning Partnership
Inside Higher Ed, August 29, 2013

On ACU's Choice of OpenClass
Inside Higher Ed, August 19, 2013

Howard University to Offer Online Courses in 2014
The Washington Informer, August 19, 2013

Howard University Expands Online Offerings
InformationWeek, August 19, 2013 

Howard Expands Online Offerings
Inside Higher Ed, August 6, 2014 

Howard University to Launch Online Program
NBC News, August 5, 2013  

Howard to launch largest online learning program at historically black university
eCampus News, August 5, 2013  

Google will sell and rent digital textbooks starting in August
GigaOm, July 21, 2013

Answering the Call to Train Tomorrow’s Workforce
Community College Times, July 18, 2013

7 ways that technology is transforming education, with Pearson’s chief digital officer
The Next Web, July 8, 2013 

Class and Race
Inside Higher Ed, July 8, 2013 

Pearson creates searchable catalog of open educational resources
eCampus News, July 5, 2013

Infographic: Pearson on College Readiness
GettingSmart.com, June 26, 2013

How Competency-Based Learning Actually Works
Edudemic, June 25, 2013

5 Reasons International Students Should Consider MOOCs
U.S, News & World Report, June 25, 2013

New OER Exchange Opens with 680,000 Free Learning Objects
T.H.E. Journal, June 24, 2013

Diverse and Pearson Host Executive Leadership Conference for HBCUs
Diverse Education Magazine, June 19, 2013

Big Data, Big Expectations
Center for Digital Education, June 2013

Colleges Finding Partners for Online Course Development
University Business, May 29, 2013

Administrators and Faculty Split on Online Learning’s Value
University Business, Kylie Lacey, May 24, 2013

Social Engagement with Distance Learners at Abilene Christian University
edcetera, May 24, 2013

Interop: Higher Ed CIOs Focus On Bandwidth
Mobility Information Week, May 13, 2013

The MOOC Heard Around the World
Wired.com, May 13, 2013

SIIA Announces CODiE™ Award Winners for Education Technology Industry
eCampus News, May 8, 2013

4 Basic Components of an Online Course
US News.com, April 24, 2013

Pearson Acquires Learning Catalytics, a Cloud-Based Assessment System
Chronicle of Higher Education, April 22, 2013

Pearson nabs Harvard professors’ cloud-based learning assessment tool
VentureBeat, April 22, 2013

Raising your hand is so passé: Pearson buys real-time student feedback and polling startup
GigaOM, April 22, 2013

Pearson acquires Learning Catalytics; cloud-based education tech
ZDNet, April 22, 2013

Open for Learning
Wired, April 19, 2013

The Growth Of Online College Education And Changing Attitudes About MOOCs (INFOGRAPHICS)
Huffington Post, April 17, 2013

Education Giant Pearson Adapts To Digital Learning
InformationWeek, April 17, 2013

How Competency-Based or Skills Assessment Learning Can Help You Avoid Student Debt
Student Advisor, April 16, 2013

2013 – Finalists & Winners
EdTech Digest, April 4, 2013

Intel on Adaptive Learning
Inside Higher Ed, April 4, 2013

Videoconferencing Platform Aims to Deliver Face-to-Face Experience Campus Technology
Campus Technology, April 3, 2013

Overcoming Hurdles to Social Media in Education
EDUCAUSE Review Online, April 1, 2013

Changing Course: 10 Years of Tracking Online Education [Infographic]
edCetera.com, April 4, 2013

Cloud-Based LMS Wins Over Abilene Christian University
Information Week, March 28, 2013

The Skills Both Online Students and Teachers Must Have
Edudemic, March 27, 2013

GWU School of Business Partners with Pearson to Launch Globally Competitive Online MBA Program
University Business, March 20, 2013

LMS secures results for online institutions
eCampus News, March 20, 2013

George Washington School of Business inks deal with Pearson to launch online MBA
EdTech Times, March 19, 2013

Snapshot of LMS Market for Large Online Programs in the US
The Delta Initiative, March 6, 2013

Change From Within
Inside Higher Ed, March 4, 2013

Pearson Launches EdTech Incubator for Startups
Mashable, February 26, 2013

OpenClass vs the MOOC
e-Literate, February 24, 2013

Adaptive Learning Promises Future Precision in Instruction
Business Administration Information, February 10, 2013

What happens if the cost of textbooks drops to zero?
PandoDaily.com, February 8, 2013

Smart Cities: Denver's Advocates & Partnerships
Education Week, February 3, 2013

The Object Formerly Known as the Textbook
The Chronicle of Higher Ed, January 28, 2013

Rutgers signs deal with Pearson eCollege to increase online degree programs
The Star-Ledger, January 18, 2012

How to manage barriers to online education programs
eCampus News, January 18, 2013

The Growing Adoption of Creative Commons Textbooks
U.S. News & World Report, January 17, 2013

OpenClass to fully replace Blackboard soon
The Optimist, January 17, 2013

2013 EdTech Predictions: An Interview with Adrian Sannier
Inside Higher Ed, January 9, 2013

Q&A with Adrian Sannier, Senior Vice President for Product at Pearson
Today's Campus, January 8, 2013

News Stories Archive:

2012

Rutgers Pearson Partner to Expand Global Course Offerings
NJBIZ, December 27, 2012

Week's Most Interesting: Pearson & Rutgers Partnership
Higher Ed Management, December 26, 2012

Rutgers Partners with Pearson to Expand Access and Offer Greater Variety of Fully Online Graduate Degree Programs
University Business, December 18, 2012

Rutgers To Expand Online Degree Programs
Campus Technology, December 17, 2012

Texas University Expands Access to Online College Readiness Program
Campus Technology, December 17, 2012

Being Open to Tension by Design
Inside Higher Ed, December 6, 2012

Professors & Social Media
BestCollegesOnline.com, December 5, 2012

Students gain free course lab access after contract approval
The Houstonian, November 29, 2012

Social Media and Professors: 3 Promising Trends to Watch
Ed Tech Magazine, November 27, 2012

Project Blue Sky: Big Boost to OER From…Pearson?
e-Literate, November 20, 2012

New initiative targets accessible open resources
eCampus News, November 9, 2012

Pearson Adds Mobile App, Social Media Integration to OpenClass
Campus Technology, November 6, 2012

Pearson Project Will Let Professors Mix Free and Paid Content in E-Textbooks
The Chronicle of Higher Education, November 5, 2012

Pearson's Open Book
Inside Higher Ed, November 5, 2012

Study: Twitter Improves Student Learning in College Classrooms
U.S. News Education, October 29, 2012

Solano Community College Deal Continues Use of Pearson eCollege
Campus Technology, October 29, 2012

College Faculty Survey Finds Their Use of Social Media Has Evolved
Faculty Focus, October 21, 2012

One-Third of Professors Use Social Media for Teaching, Survey Finds
The Chronicle of Higher Ed, October 19, 2012

Professors and Social Media Use, 2012
Inside Higher Ed, October 19, 2012

Reactions to Pearson Buying EmbanetCompass
Inside Higher Ed, October 17, 2012

TSC fully embraces e-books in deal
The Brownsville Herald, October 15, 2012

A Disruption Grows Up?
Inside Higher Ed, October 1, 2012

Cal State Online hopes to provide new degree opportunities
The Collegian, September 19, 2012

California State University Prepares To Launch Online Program
Campus Technology, August 23, 2012

Cal State Goes Online, Slowly
Inside Higher Ed, August 22, 2012

ASU Colleges at Lake Havasu To Partner with Pearson To Provide EBooks ELearning Platform
Campus Technology, August 13, 2012

ASU Colleges at Lake Havasu City Partners with Pearson to Increase Access to ASU Programs
University Business, August 10, 2012

CSU leans on British-owned company to offer online courses
Central Valley Business Times, July 23, 2012

Northern Arizona U to Launch Competency-based Distance Learning Program
Campus Technology, July 13, 2012

Competency Loves Company
Inside Higher Ed, July 11, 2012

From On-Ground to Online: Moving Senior Faculty to the Distance Learning Classroom
Educause Review Online, May 15, 2012

Coppin State Tries Online Bachelor Degree To Improve Retention
Campus Technology, May 31, 2012

Coppin to offer its first online bachelor's degree
Baltimore Sun, May 30, 2012

LearningExpress, EduTone, Pearson Big CODiE Winners
Education Week, May, 30, 2012

Equella 5.2 Adds Improved Search REST APIs
Campus Technology, April 30, 2012

Pearson Announces EQUELLA 5.2 Digital Repository Solution
University Business, April 26, 2012

Bryan College Partners with Pearson to Launch Online Workforce Education Program
University Business, April 25, 2012

Online courses for credit expand
Yale Daily News, April 23, 2012

Pacing Themselves
Inside Higher Ed, April 19, 2012

Pearson Powers Low Cost Higher Ed Solution
Getting Smart, April 19, 2012

7 Iowa Community Colleges To Stick with Online Platform
Campus Technology, April 11, 2012

Smarthinking Launches Liberal Arts Math Online Tutoring Support Services
University Business, February 28, 2012

MyMathLab Shows Success at U of M
Memphis Daily Star, February 1, 2012

Pearson Tackles Workforce Readiness
Campus Technology, January 30, 2012

Pearson Produces iPad Versions of CourseConnect Courses
Campus Technology, January 12, 2012

2011

Pearson Integrates CourseConnect with LMS
The Journal, November 17, 2011

Pearson's Award-Winning CourseConnect Adds Enhanced Data Capabilities
University Business, November 16, 2011

Equella 5.1 Gets Office Enhancements, YouTube Integration
Campus Technology, November 2, 2011

Pearson Announces Enhancements to Pearson LearningStudio Platform
UB Daily, October 27, 2011

Online learning companies stoke knowledge economy
Business380, October 2, 2011

Pearson, Missouri's State Fair Community College Partner to Increase Access to Affordable Course Materials
University Business, September 26, 2011

Technician Training School To Overhaul LMS
Campus Technology, September 13, 2011

Yale pushes online frontier
Yale Daily News, September 6, 2011

The Future of Online Learning
eLearn Magazine, August 31, 2011

Pearson's CourseConnect Gets ACE Approval
Campus Technology, July 21, 2011

Community College Students: Consider Enrolling in Online Education
U.S. News University Directory, July 5, 2011

CASI Partners With Pearson To Provide Online Learning
Campus Technology, June 20, 2011

ASU seizing online future
AZ Central, June 6, 2011

Oregon Community Colleges Collaborate on Healthcare Distance Ed
Campus Technology, May 19, 2011

Ocean County College Looks To Triple Enrollment Through Online Program
Campus Technology, May 18, 2011

Pearson, Panopto, and the Future of EDU Publishing
Inside Higher Ed, May 17, 2011

Tweeting your homework? More teachers adopt social media in the classroom
PC Magazine, May 16, 2011

Tweeting your homework? More teachers adopt social media in the classroom
eCampus News, May 16, 2011

Pearson, Panopto Collaborate To Deliver Lecture Capture Software
Campus Technology, May 12, 2011

Pearson Awards Teachers Who Demonstrate Excellence in Online Education
US News University Directory, May 11, 2011

College will expand access to learning opportunities
Tri-Town News, May 11, 2011

Survey Says 80 Percent of Faculty Use Social Media in Their Teaching
Faculty Focus, April 22, 2011

Brief: Pearson Releases CourseConnect 2.0
Campus Technology, April 18, 2011

Majority of academic leaders say online learning is critical
Tech Journal South, April 18, 2011

CourseSmart, Pearson eCollege Team Up To Provide Digital Materials
Campus Technology, April 18, 2011

Private colleges plan on implementing online courses, study shows
Education Today, April 15, 2011

To Profs, YouTube Tops Twitter
Inside Higher Ed, April 12, 2011

Pearson Announces EQUELLA 5 Digital Repository
eSchool News, April 7, 2011

Columbia U Pilots LMS Design Partnership with Pearson
Campus Technology, April 4, 2011

Press Releases:

Pearson LearningStudio Press Releases
February 27th, 2014
Villanova University Collaborates with Pearson to Launch Four Online Master's Degree Programs
To meet the demand for increased access to online graduate education programs, Villanova University and Pearson Embanet, a unit of Pearson Online Learning Services, announced today a joint effort to create four online master's degree programs. Under the agreement, Pearson will provide a full suite of student support and retention services, instructional design assistance, marketing, recruitment and helpdesk services.
 
February 27th, 2014
Pearson to Host 15th Annual Online Learning in Higher Education Conference
Pearson will host its 15th annual online learning in higher education conference (Cite), which will feature compelling keynote and general session speakers and more than 60 concurrent sessions. The three-day conference brings together more than 500 higher education online learning program executives, faculty and administrators to share in the discussion and exchange of information on innovative learning strategies across a broad range of education programs in the online environment. The event will be held April 1-3 in Fort Worth, TX at the Omni Fort Worth Hotel.
 
February 3rd, 2014
Pearson Chosen by the University of Florida to Promote UF Online's New Bachelor's Degree Programs
Pearson has expanded its relationship with the University of Florida (UF) to launch UF Online for baccalaureate degree programs. UF Online is targeted to qualified, first-time-in-college and transfer students who are seeking the rigor of the university's degree programs in a flexible online environment. Through the relationship, Pearson will grow enrollment and provide support to the university with technology, e-Textbooks (if instructors request), recruitment marketing, enrollment management, student support and retention services, as well as support for research in UF's Online Research Institute. UF will maintain ownership of all decisions related to curricula, faculty, admission and enrollment standards.
 
February 13th, 2014
Pearson's Open Badge solution provides secure and easy to share proof of qualifications and skills
Pearson, the world's leading learning company, is offering academic institutions, professional associations and other high-stakes credentialing programs an innovative new Open Badge platform called Acclaim.
 
January 15th, 2014
Babson Study: Over 7.1 Million Higher Ed Students Learning Online
The 2013 Survey of Online Learning conducted by the Babson Survey Research Group reveals the number of higher education students taking at least one online course has now surpassed 7.1 million.
 
October 18th, 2013
New Survey: College Faculty Increasingly Use Social Media for Teaching and in Professional, Personal Lives
New results from Babson Survey Research Group and Pearson show growth in educators' use of social media, but many have lingering concerns about privacy and integrity of student submissions
 
September 25th, 2013
Pearson Partners with Denver Learning Institute (DLI) to Deliver Online Continuing Education to Business Professionals
DLI collaborates with Pearson Workforce Education to design online curriculum that meets the needs of students seeking certifications, leveraging labor market data from Burning Glass
 
September 18th, 2013
Indiana Wesleyan University Partners with Pearson to Create Digital Campus
Partnership will create a unified, seamless digital environment for IWU educators and students
 
September 16th, 2013
Pearson Partners with The Community College Preparatory Academy (CCPA) to Support Adult Learners in the Nation's Capital
Charter school in the District to offer adult education and skills training for underserved population
 
September 9th, 2013
West Virginia University at Parkersburg Partners with Pearson to Grow its Online Learning Programs
WVUP adopts Pearson's award-winning OpenClass, CourseConnect and other leading learning services
 
September 5th, 2013
Pearson Partners with Texas A&M University-Commerce and South Texas College on Competency-Based Learning Degree
The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, College for All Texans Foundation and Pearson Create Pathway for More Affordable Degree Programs for Students
 
August 29th, 2013
Pearson Partners With Knewton on Adaptive Science and Business Products
MyLab & Mastering in chemistry, biology, physics, anatomy & physiology, accounting, finance and other subjects now feature continuously adaptive recommendations
 
August 13th, 2013
Missouri Statewide Course Redesign Initiative Improves Learning Outcomes and Reduces Costs
Using Pearson's MyLab and Mastering, Consortium of Universities successfully redesigns high-enrollment, entry-level undergraduate courses
 
August 5th, 2013
Howard University to Launch HU-Online, Partnership with Pearson
Today, Howard University announced "Howard University Online," part of a comprehensive initiative that will expand the flagship research University's array of blended/online courses and programs in partnership with Pearson.
 
June 25th, 2013
Internationally Recognized School of Business Partners with Pearson Embanet to Launch Rigorous Online MBA
Over 70% of institutions believe that online education is critical to their long-term strategy
 
June 24th, 2013
Pearson Introduces the OpenClass Exchange
OpenClass, Pearson's Open Learning Environment, Expands to Include Open Educational Resources and New Social Features
 
May 13th, 2013
Pearson Sees Continued Growth and Expansion of Higher Education Online Learning Programs
More than 200 institutions partner with Pearson for services and support in online learning, college readiness and workforce education
 
May 10th, 2013
Pearson Wins Three 2013 Software and Information Industry Association CODiE Awards
Top Honors in Prestigious Competition Go to GlobalEnglish Suite, OpenClass and Pearson Teacher Compass Suite
 
April 22nd, 2013
Pearson Acquires Ed Tech Startup, Learning Catalytics
Real-time learning analytics and assessment system enables faculty to connect instantly with students' personal devices to personalize learning
 
March 27th, 2013
New Jersey Institute of Technology Expands Partnership with Pearson Embanet to Launch Online Graduate Degree Programs
NJIT and Pearson Embanet partner to deliver integrated services designed to keep students engaged and ensure program completion
 
March 18th, 2013
George Washington University School of Business Partners with Pearson to Launch Globally Competitive Online MBA Program
Partnership with Pearson includes course development, digital content, and instructional design services
 
March 8th, 2013
Pearson Announces Membership in Cambridge Service Alliance at the University of Cambridge
Strategic Partnership Focused on Delivering Impactful Services that Drive Student Success at Learning Institutions
 
January 22nd, 2013
More Than 400 Institutions Partner with Pearson to Improve Student Achievement in College and Beyond
Leveraging Curriculum Design Expertise and Personalized Learning Products, Redesigned Courses Help to Accelerate Remediation
 
January 10th, 2013
Babson Research Study: More Than 6.7 Million Students Learning Online
Babson research finds most institutions remain undecided about massive open online courses.
 

Press Release Archive:

2012

Pearson LearningStudio Press Releases
December 17th, 2012
Rutgers Partners with Pearson to Expand Access and Offer Greater Variety of Fully Online Graduate Degree Programs
Partnership offers new services, technology and content.
 
December 12th, 2012
Sam Houston State University Partners with Pearson to Increase Access to Personalized Learning and Improve Achievement
Partnership Gives 15,000 Undergraduate Students Access to Entire Collection of MyLab and Mastering Products.
 
November 13th, 2012
Higher Education Institutions Across the U.S. Achieve Measurable Student Success and Cut Costs Through Innovative Technology Programs
Report Highlights Success of MyLab and Mastering Programs from Pearson.
 
November 7th, 2012
Educational Institutions Partner with Pearson to Improve Management and Sharing of Digital Learning Content
Growing volume and range of content used by institutions fuels adoption of EQUELLA digital repository.
 
November 5th, 2012
Pearson Breaks Through to a New World of Learning at EDUCAUSE 2012
Innovative Online, Social and Mobile Technologies Create Personalized Teaching and Learning Experiences
 
November 5th, 2012
Pearson Announces Project Blue Sky: A Cloud-based, Content Service that Breaks Through to Open Educational Resources
Leverages Silicon Valley Non-Profit Gooru's Powerful Search Engine
 
October 25th, 2012
Solano Community College Partners with Pearson to Reduce Costs and Increase Access to Higher Education
Integrated Digital Content and Technology Platform Solution Addresses Recent Cuts to California Community College Funding
 
October 16th, 2012
Pearson Acquires EmbanetCompass
Expands capacity and extends leadership to meet fast-growing demand for online learning in higher education
 
October 15th, 2012
Texas Southmost College Partners with Pearson to Launch Innovative All-Digital Content Delivery Programs
Partnership to Support TSC as a New, Independent Community College in Fall 2013.
 
September 17th, 2012
Pearson and Higher Education Institutions Partner to Address Demands of Today's Workforce
Comprehensive Online Training Solutions Designed to Align Needs of Community with Skills of the Workforce
 
September 6th, 2012
Pearson Partners with Institutions to Help Learners Earn GED® Credential
"Prep for the GED® Test" Online Courses Increase Access to Higher Education and Better Career Opportunities.
 
August 22nd, 2012
California State University Selects Pearson to Launch Cal State Online
Fully online program to increase access to higher education for students.
 
August 7th, 2012
ASU Colleges at Lake Havasu City Partners with Pearson to Increase Access to ASU Programs
Part of ASU's Effort to Offer More Affordable Options to Students in Local Communities
 
July 11th, 2012
Northern Arizona University and Pearson Partner to Launch Region's First Competency-based Online Learning Programs
NAU and Pearson to design more than 90 online courses that align with program competencies, powered by Pearson LearningStudio.
 
June 26th, 2012
Pearson Announces Deeper Integration Between EQUELLA 5.2 Digital Repository and Moodle Learning Management System
Seamless integration creates a user-friendly solution that enhances both platforms to the benefit of educators and students.
 
June 4th, 2012
Coppin State University, Pearson Partner to Launch University's First Online Bachelor's Program
Historically Black College and University to Offer Online Management Degree beginning in September 2012.
 
May 15th, 2012
Pearson's CourseConnect Wins 2012 Software and Information Industry Association CODiE Award
Customizable Courseware for Blended and Online Learning Honored as Best Postsecondary Instructional Solution.
 
May 2nd, 2012
Pearson Announces Cite 2012 Award Recipients
Two instructors at Palm Beach Atlantic University and National University are the 2012 recipients of the Pearson Cite Awards of Excellence.
 
April 24th, 2012
Pearson Announces EQUELLA 5.2 Digital Repository Solution
Pearson today announced EQUELLA 5.2, the latest version of its award-winning digital repository that allows users to search, create and manage content online.
 
April 19th, 2012
Bryan College Partners with Pearson to Launch Online Workforce Education Program
Bryan College has partnered with Pearson to launch the college's online workforce education program, the company announced today.
 
April 18th, 2012
Ivy Tech Community College Selects Pearson's Propero to Expand Access to Learning
Pearson today launched Propero, a higher education service designed to increase affordable access to higher education, and announced that Ivy Tech Community College will be using Propero to expand its degree completion options.
 
April 9th, 2012
ICCOC Increases Access to Learning, Improves Student Success Rates, Using Pearson's Technology and Services
The Iowa Community College Online Consortium (ICCOC) has extended its contract with Pearson to power the colleges' online programs, Pearson announced today. ICCOC has worked with Pearson to develop and offer courses online for a dozen years, and the two organizations continue to refine their strategy to identify at-risk students early and offer assistance.
 
March 26th, 2012
Pearson to Host Higher Education Technology Leaders at Cite 2012
Pearson today announced the details of its 13th annual Cite higher education technology conference. The four-day event brings together more than 500 leaders for a dialogue on best practices in online and blended learning.
 
February 22nd, 2012
Smarthinking Launches Liberal Arts Math Online Tutoring Support Services
Smarthinking, Inc., the market leader in higher education online tutoring and academic support, today announced the addition of Liberal Arts Math to its comprehensive mathematics tutoring services.
 
January 25th, 2012
Pearson Launches Online Workforce Education to Address Skills Shortage in High Demand, Industry-Based Jobs
Pearson, the world's leading learning company, today launched a comprehensive suite of online workforce training courses for community colleges, four-year postsecondary and private sector institutions.
 
January 17th, 2012
Pearson and Monster Partner to Improve Workforce Readiness and Job Placement at Private Sector and Career Colleges
Pearson, the world's leading learning company, and Monster Government Solutions today announced a partnership designed to improve workforce readiness and job placement for students at private sector and career colleges.
 
January 10th, 2012
Schools Nationwide Use Sluggish Economy to Teach Students about Financial Literacy
As the U.S. continues to face a sluggish economy that some policymakers predict will continue into 2013, schools nationwide are using the current trends to teach students important lessons about financial literacy.
 
January 9th, 2012
Pearson's Award-Winning CourseConnect Courses Now Available for iPad
Pearson today announced that its award-winning CourseConnect courses for online and blended learning are now available for the iPad.
 

2011

Pearson LearningStudio Press Releases
November 17th, 2011
New Pearson Foundation Survey: Community College Students Shut Out of Classes
Six in 10 students go online to take courses Recent high school graduates concerned about their college-readiness.
 
October 18th, 2011
Pearson's Award-Winning CourseConnect Adds Enhanced Data Capabilities
Pearson today announced CourseConnect Analytics Edition, a new version of its award-winning online course library.
 
October 18th, 2011
Pearson Announces Enhancements to Pearson LearningStudio Platform
Mobile Solution and a Redesigned User Interface that Mimics Popular Social Media Sites
 
October 18th, 2011
Pearson Releases EQUELLA 5.1 Digital Repository
Latest Version makes it Easier to Manage Digital Learning Assets
 
May 23rd, 2011
Iowa Selects Pearson's EQUELLA Digital Repository to Manage Learning Content Statewide
Iowa's school districts have access to free or discounted digital learning materials
 
April 14th, 2011
New Study: Private-Sector Institutions Report Increased Demand for Online Learning
Study conducted by Babson Survey Research Group, sponsored by Pearson
 
April 12th, 2011
Pearson Announces CourseConnect 2.0 Online Course Library
Latest version offers new features to enhance student engagement and achievement
 
April 11th, 2011
New Survey Finds More than Ninety Percent of College Faculty Use Social Media in the Workplace
Eighty percent of faculty use social media in their teaching
 
April 6th, 2011
Pearson Announces EQUELLA 5 Digital Repository
Latest version makes it easier for institutions to grow, maintain and access digital content collections
 
March 22nd, 2011
Pearson, Columbia University Announce Partnership to Design Innovative Online Learning Program using Social Technology
Columbia Students to Benefit from Social Learning Environment
 
March 22nd, 2011
For Displaced Workers, An Easier Way to Train for New Careers
Despite signs that the economy is slowly starting to recover, unemployment remains high nationally, with millions of displaced workers searching for help. As a result, community colleges are more popular than ever, the go-to place for local residents looking for opportunities to enhance their skills and train for new careers.
 
February 14th, 2011
Kentucky, Pearson Aim to Create First Digital Learning Repository Aligned to Common Core State Standards
Pearson and Kentucky today announced a collaboration to create the first digital learning repository aligned to the Common Core State Standards. Kentucky, the first state to adopt the standards, uses Pearson's EQUELLA software to embed the standards in the Kentucky Learning Depot, the state's digital library and learning community. The EQUELLA software currently powers the Depot.
 
January 31st, 2011
Pearson, Missouri's Moberly Area Community College Partner to Increase Access to Affordable Course Materials
Pearson, the world's leading learning company, today announced a partnership with Moberly Area Community College to increase students' access to affordable course materials through a variety of print and digital package options. The college currently uses the Pearson LearningStudio platform to power its online learning programs.
 
January 20th, 2011
Cerritos College, Pearson Partnership to Save Students up to 40 Percent on Textbooks
Customized Textbook Program for the Humanities and Social Sciences Division.
 
January 12th, 2011
Over 1,000 Rural Wyoming Students Earn Virtual High School Diploma
Wyoming eAcademy of Virtual Education Extends Contract for Pearson LearningStudio Platform to Meet Growing Demand
 

2010

Pearson LearningStudio Press Releases
December 10th, 2010
Pearson, Charleston Southern University Partner to Increase Access to Online Learning
Pearson and Charleston Southern University (CSU) announce a partnership to further increase students' access to online learning opportunities and affordable course materials. CSU currently uses the Pearson LearningStudio platform to provide many of its general education courses online
 
October 11th, 2010
ASU Partners With Pearson to Expand Online Learning Services
Arizona State University (ASU) and Pearson today announced an innovative partnership to develop new technology and management services to support ASU's online students. The agreement will equip ASU with various capabilities designed to maximize learning outcomes through student engagement and retention, as well as increase overall course offerings. It will enable the university to reach potential students around the country who are not served by brick and mortar or other online institutions.
 
October 4th, 2010
Online Learning Delivers
As demand for online learning continues to skyrocket, higher education providers are researching new and proven ways to leverage technology to the benefit of their students, according to a new report from Pearson about online learning's rapid growth amid increasing challenges.
 
September 13th, 2010
Pearson LearningStudio Chosen to Power Brookline College's Online Learning Programs
Pearson, the global leader in education, technology and services, today announced that Brookline College, a multi-campus higher education company, has chosen the Pearson LearningStudio platform to power its existing online courses and programs, with plans to build new courses to meet growing demand for educational opportunities.
 
September 10th, 2010
Pearson eCollege, National Academy Foundation Partner to Provide Online Teacher Professional Development
Pearson eCollege today announced a partnership with the National Academy Foundation (NAF) to develop online professional development programs for teachers via the Pearson LearningStudio online learning platform.
 
August 12th, 2010
National University System Renews Partnership with Pearson LearningStudio
Pearson's learning management system to power online learning for the National University System and customers of Spectrum Pacific Learning Company.
 
July 20th, 2010
Going Mobile: Pearson eCollege to Unveil Pearson LearningStudio Mobile Solution at Campus Technology 2010 Conference
Students can collaborate, communicate and stay on task via their mobile device without applications, downloads or installs
 
June 9th, 2010
Pearson eCollege, Campus Management Corp. Announce True Web Services Integration
Software combination offers seamless connection between student information and learning management systems
 
April 21st, 2010
Pearson Announces CiTE 2010 Scholarship Awards
Awards honor higher education leaders who demonstrate excellence in next generation learning strategies
 
March 24th, 2010
Pearson LearningStudio, Formerly Pearson eCollege, Earns Finalist Honors in the 2010 SIIA CODiE Awards
Next-generation Learning Management System Honored in Best Course Management Solution Category
 
March 16th, 2010
Pearson eCollege Selects Arizona State University's Adrian Sannier
Pearson, a global leader in education, education technology, and services, today announced the appointment of Adrian Sannier as Vice President of Product for Pearson eCollege.
 
January 14th, 2010
Bridgepoint Education Makes Successful Transition to the Pearson eCollege Online Learning Platform
Bridgepoint Education, Inc. a provider of postsecondary education services focused on providing higher access to higher education, announced today that (as originally reported on October 1, 2009) when the process first began it has successfully transitioned to a new learning management system.