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Pearson Releases a Significant Learning Design Aid

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1103) Last week, Pearson announced the release of some resources they have created around science-based learning design. (Full disclosure: Pearson is a client of our consulting company, although we have not consulted with them on the … Continue reading

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Pearson’s Efficacy Listening Tour

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1103) Back around New Year, Michael wrote a post examining Pearson’s efficacy initiative and calling on the company to engage in active discussions with various communities within higher education about defining “efficacy” with educators rather than … Continue reading

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Can Pearson Solve the Rubric’s Cube?

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1103) Love ’em or hate ’em, it’s hard to dispute that Pearson has an outsized impact on education in America. This huge company—they have a stock market valuation of $18 billion—touches all levels from kindergarten through … Continue reading

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