Social impact

The single most important contribution that Pearson can make to society is to provide access to quality education that helps people make measurable progress in their lives. We do that primarily through our commitment to efficacy, which is ensuring our products have the greatest potential for learners. In addition we:

  • are leading a new global effort to combat illiteracy, one of the most crippling issues facing the world. Here’s a quick introduction or learn much more at at
  • are exploring ideas that will extend access to quality education to the poorest and most marginalised families. Learn more.
  • recognise that what we achieve is only as good as how we behave along the way, so we are committed to contributing to a sustainable future. Learn more.