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Our purpose is to help people make progress in their lives through learning
We are the world’s learning company with more than 22,500 employees operating in 70 countries. We provide content, assessment and digital services to learners, educational institutions, employers, governments and other partners globally. We are committed to helping equip learners with the skills they need to enhance their employability prospects and to succeed in the changing world of work. We believe that wherever learning flourishes so do people.
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To have a direct relationship with millions of lifelong learners and to link education to the way people aspire to live and work every day. To shape the future of learning, we collaborate with a diversified group of partners.
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Our capabilities include combining world-class educational content and assessment, powered by services and technology, to enable more effective teaching and personalised learning at scale. Our capabilities are based on our deep expertise in how people learn.
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A three-year view
We are increasingly becoming more digital with 66% of Pearson's total revenues now digital or digital enabled, up from 59% two years ago.
Our digital revenues are £2.5 billion, making Pearson the world's leading digital learning company by revenue by some distance.
Our perspective on the future of education
We’re building artificial intelligence-enabled products and digitizing courseware, letting learners develop their skills through new technologies.
Just like learners we're sharpening our skills, becoming leaner and more efficient. We do this by constantly measuring and studying the effectiveness of our product.
Our business structure reflects our shift towards more digital learner-centred products
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Unlock your students’ potential with our course content and digital resources for higher education classes.
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Developing new, personalized ways of learning, our assessments are designed to test 21st century skills.
Helping educational institutions develop and launch online courses and boost their digital presence.
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With online blended learning, we offer students a flexible way to learn online, at their convenience.
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A global leader in computer-based testing, VUE helps individuals and organizations get professional qualified.
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Making an impact in english language teaching, we provide everything from classroom resources to student revision.
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Offering qualifications, educational resources, assessment and professional development for all stages of learning.
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Across our operations, we are committed to a new 2030 Sustainability Strategy to unleash untapped talent – helping everyone to reach their full potential and shape a brighter future. Read more about our Sustainability Strategy
Our infographic captures our key achievements across 2019
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