Pearson CEO Fallon Talks Common Core, Rise of ‘Open’ Resources
MAY 16, 2016
Thirty percent of the company’s revenues come from assessments of one kind or another, which includes professional certification and apprenticeship programs, as well as summative exams. The remaining 20 percent come from services provided to schools and colleges, including virtual schools, [and] online program management at universities, he said. Technology is not a panacea, it’s just a tool, and its primary value is in enhancing the power of teaching to reach more people.