Pearson Education is the world’s leading educational publishing firm with products that are used by over 100 million users worldwide. It provides educational technology, assessment tools, educational services, textbooks, and digital content through such renowned brands as Longman, Allyn & Bacon, Addison-Wesley, Prentice Hall, Benjamin Cummings, and Pearson NCS. Pearson Education is part of Pearson (NYSE: PSO), the UK-based international media company. In addition to Pearson Education, Pearson's operations include the Financial Times Group and the Penguin Group.
EBD designed, architected, and developed Pearson’s MyLabs and Mastering platform that is used by millions of students every day to acquire, hone, and assess their skills through online, teacher-mediated courses for a variety of disciplines. The platform empowers educators to engage each student through a customized learning path that is tailored to the needs of that student. The platform delivers rich multi-media content written by respected scholars across the curriculum and integrates it with state-of-the art tools to assess student achievement. The system provides a rich set of features for students, teachers, and administrators. Sophisticated data analysis is used to determine the efficacy of teachers, content, courses, and usage patterns (such as the time of student logins) in improving skills and enabling the achievement of mastery.