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  • Pearson partners with ILAC International College to support student success

    Pearson Canada has partnered with the International Language Academy of Canada (ILAC), effective January 2020, to become ILAC’s exclusive partner in providing learning resources for all international students at ILAC International College.

    "We are very proud to work with ILAC to leverage business efficiencies,” said Jessica Biga-Wadstein, Vice President of Strategic Partnerships for Pearson Canada. “ILAC International College students can now benefit from Pearson's state-of-the-art adaptive and ever-evolving digital learning technologies for the foreseeable future.”

    “The new agreement will allow ILAC International College to leverage Pearson Canada’s personalized course content, interactive learning and assessment tools and various digital resources,” says Feroz Ali, President and Chief Development Officer of ILAC Higher Education. “This in turn will support student learning outcomes and help prepare them for the next phase of their careers.”

    About ILAC International College

    Founded by English-language education pioneers Jonathan Kolber & Ilan Cohen, ILAC International College is a leading Private Career College that offers career-focused programs in Business, Sales, Marketing and Customer Service. ILAC’s boutique campuses are located in the heart of Toronto and Vancouver.

    About Pearson Canada

    Pearson Canada works with educators and learners to develop innovative ways to stimulate curiosity, feed the mind, and foster education that’s focused on real outcomes. Pearson’s world-class tools, content, products and services are designed to help people adapt to our changing world, navigate its challenges and opportunities and ultimately make progress in their lives. Because where learning flourishes, so do people.

    Contact:
    Jessica Biga-Wadstein
    VP, Strategic Partnerships, Pearson Canada
    jessica.biga-wadstein@pearsoned.com

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