Record demand for MyLabs
Registrations up 48 percent over 2007
College students around the globe showed record demand for Pearson's MyLabs and Mastering learning solutions for the Autumn term of 2008.
Students registered for the MyLabs and Mastering programmes at a fast and furious pace, with more than 2.1 million student registrations recorded across all programmes for classes beginning in the 2008-09 academic year, bringing the total for the year to 3.8 million, a 48 percent increase over 2007.
By mid-September, over 500,000 unique student users were logging into these programmes on a daily basis. MyLabs and Mastering programmes offer students the ability to learn at their own pace, in their own style and are available in 38 different subjects.