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media, publishing

From pearson's site: "Our businesses have a special, privileged role in society: we try to create the most effective educational services; the most reliable tests of educational achievement; the most independent and authoritative business news and analysis; the most entertaining and informative books. For this kind of company, 'social responsibility' is our core business."

tags: media, publishing, books

pearson's Ratings Summary ?

rating name organization list type status
Brand Emissions Leaders haymarket group member
2009 Best Employers for Workers Over 50 aarp rank #38 of 50
Dow Jones Sustainability Index: Global Supersector Leaders (2009/2010) dow jones group member
Working Mother Best Companies 2009 working mother magazine group member
Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes Global Supersector Leaders 2008 dow jones group member
2008 World's Most Ethical Companies ethisphere group member
project label sector: media project label rank #6 of 17*
project label sector: publishing project label rank #4 of 9*

*companies with at least 20 votes

pearson's Article Breakdown (25 unique articles) ?

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Articles about Pearson ?

50mw Pointeur Rouge

From (unverified), November 29, 2013

Pointeur laser vert peut faire le meilleur outil pour tous les gens qui veulent créer un discours étonnant en ce qui concerne quelque chose

in this article: pearson

Penguin Group And The Pearson Foundation Launch 'We Give Books' To Help Donate One Million Books To Leading Literacy Campaigns Worldwide

From (verified), April 21, 2010

Community Impact

Penguin Group and the Pearson Foundation today announced the launch of We Give Books, a new digital initiative that enables anyone with access to the internet to put books in the hands of children who don't have them, simply by reading online.

in this article: pearson, penguin

Brand Emissions Leaders

From (verified), November 25, 2009

Mission & Values, Waste Management, Resource Management

The Brand Emissions Leaders Project aims to provide an annual rating of the carbon performance of the leading brands operating in the UK. In 2009, it ...

in this article: nokia, ibm, nike, levi strauss & co, bmw, dell, general motors, l'oreal, wal-mart, general electric, ikea, ...

2009 Best Employers For Workers Over 50

From (verified), September 10, 2009

Worker Treatment, Mission & Values

The AARP "Best Employers for Workers Over 50" is an annual recognition program that awards companies and organizations whose best practices and polici...

in this article: intel, sc johnson & son, pearson, michelin, glaxosmithkline, avis budget group, pepco, acuity, union bank of california, empire bluecross blueshield, first horizon national corporation, ...

Dow Jones Sustainability Index: Global Supersector Leaders (2009/2010)

From (verified), September 3, 2009

Worker Treatment, Mission & Values, Resource Management

The DJSI follow a best-in-class approach and include sustainability leaders from each industryon a global and regional level respectively. The annual ...

in this article: nokia, bmw, unilever, pearson, roche holdings, adidas, panasonic, kingfisher, sodexo, swiss re, total, ...

Working Mother Best Companies 2009

From (verified), August 1, 2009

Worker Treatment, Mission & Values

Our 2009 Working Mother 100 Best Companies are standing tough in their support of working families. Despite the layoffs, cutbacks and general economic...

in this article: ibm, dell, kraft foods, kellogg, general electric, mastercard, american express, jpmorgan chase, cisco, microsoft, intel, ...

Pearson Foundation Donates $1 Million For Teacher Training At National Academy Foundation’s Public High School Academies

From (verified), July 8, 2009

Community Impact

Pearson Foundation today announced a $1 million grant—its second such donation in as many years—to provide high school teachers and administrators at NAF career-themed public school Academies with innovative professional development and s...

in this article: pearson

Major US Companies Join To Create 21st Century Career Courses

From (verified), July 7, 2009

Community Impact

The National Academy Foundation (NAF) and Major US Companies will be training over 1,000 teachers from high schools across the country to implement and use new curriculum focused in the areas of finance, hospitality & tourism, and information tec...

in this article: at&t, american express, citigroup, marriott, pearson, ernst & young, new york life, sas

Pearson And Jumpstart Recognized As One Of America's Best Business/Nonprofit Partnerships

From (verified), May 28, 2009

Mission & Values

Pearson and Jumpstart were honored today with the Cause Marketing Forum’s Halo Award, the industry standard for companies and causes that do well by doing good. The two founding partners of Jumpstart’s Read for the Record Campaign were r...

in this article: pearson

Pearson Foundation Supports Incoming LSU Biology Students With 21st Century Learning Tools

From (verified), May 11, 2009

Community Impact

The Pearson Foundation today announced plans to support, for the second year in a row, Louisiana State University's (LSU) Biology Intensive Orientation for Students (BIOS) program with scholarships and digital arts equipment.

in this article: pearson

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