>> Pearson (A British based company)
Pearson is listed on the London (PSON) and New York (PSO) Stock Exchanges. In 2004 their continuing businesses had sales of £3,729m ($7,160m) and adjusted operating profit of £433m ($832m).
Pearson also owns Penguin Books and The Financial Times newspaper.
Pearson Education is the world's leading education company. They publish textbooks, multimedia programs and online services; they develop, process, analyze and report tests and produce software that powers the management of schools. They are engaged in these activities for every age and level of student from pre-school through kindergarten, primary and secondary school, college and university and on into professional life.
Some Pearson Education Companies
Pearson Scott Foresman. The world's leading elementary educational publisher, offering high-quality programs in all disciplines, including reading, language arts, mathematics, science, social studies, and music. Specialized imprints include Silver Burdett Music and Silver Burdett Ginn Religion.
Pearson Learning Group. The leading publisher of supplemental materials for a wide range of ability levels for grades preK-12. Imprints include Modern Curriculum Press, Globe Fearon, Celebration Press, Dale Seymour Publications, and Good Year Books. Products include the highly effective "Sing, Spell, Read & Write."
Pearson Digital Learning.Pearson Digital Learning offers the leading digital learning solutions that elevate the art and science of teaching and inspire pre-K-12 students to reach their greatest potential. Products include KnowledgeBox®, NovaNET®, SuccessMaker® Enterprise and Waterford
Pearson Longman ESL (US). Pearson Longman The leading publisher of language programs for middle and high school, college, and adult learners in English as a Second Language, including multilevel courses, dictionaries, skills titles, CD-ROMs, and videos. Longman Multimedia Programs provides interactive resources for teachers and learners of English.
>> McGraw-Hill (An American based company)
The McGraw-Hill Companies is driving the financial services, education and business information markets through leading brands such as Standard & Poor's, BusinessWeek and McGraw-Hill Education.
McGraw-Hill Education addresses virtually every aspect of the education market from pre-K through professional learning. Using traditional materials, online learning and multimedia tools, they empower the growth of teachers, professionals and students of all ages.
Some McGraw-Hill Education Companies
Macmillan/McGraw-Hill. The elementary school publishing unit of The McGraw-Hill Companies, is dedicated to educating children and to helping educational professionals by providing the highest quality materials and services.
SRA/McGraw-Hill. SRA has more than 60 years of experience in working to help children learn. They publish preschool to 8th grade products for reading, phonics, direct instruction, language arts, mathematics, science, art, social studies, test preparation, world languages and early childhood instruction.
Wright Group/McGraw-Hill. The Wright Group is a leading provider of successful, creative, and flexible solutions for teachers and students in grades Pre-K through Adult. They produce innovative literacy, professional development, early childhood, world language, adult basic education, and mathematics resources to energize classrooms.
Glencoe/McGraw-Hill Glencoe is the nation's leading educational publisher for grades 6-12. They also publish materials for use in private business, trade and technical schools, and two-year colleges.
>> Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (An American based company)
The company was formerly known as Houghton Mifflin Company, changing its name following the 2007 acquisition of Harcourt Publishing. It is a subsidiary of Education Media and Publishing Group Limited, an Irish owned holding company registered in the Cayman Islands formerly known as the Houghton Mifflin Riverdeep Group.
Houghton Mifflin is one of the leading educational publishers in the United States, publishing textbooks, instructional technology, assessments, and other educational materials for teachers and students of every age.
Harcourt is a global education company serving students and teachers in PreK through grade 12, adult learners, and readers of all ages. Harcourt companies provide a variety of books, print, and electronic learning materials, assessments, and professional development programs.
Some Houghton Mifflin Companies
School Division. Houghton Mifflin School Division publishes resources for teachers, students, and parents for pre-K through grade 8. Ancillary products such as workbooks, teacher guides, audio-visual guides, and computer software provide additional support for students and teachers at each grade level.
Great Source Education Group publishes alternative, affordable, curriculum-based resources for students, teachers, and parents for pre-K through grade 12. Known for the quality and uniqueness of its products, including the popular Write Source writing program
Holt McDougal Two familiar names in grades 6-12 educational publishing - Holt, Rinehart and Winston and McDougal Littell - have joined to become Holt McDougal, a division of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company.
>> Scholastic(An American based company)
Scholastic Corporation (NASDAQ: SCHL) is the world's largest publisher and distributor of children's books. Scholastic creates quality educational and entertaining materials and products for use in school and at home, including children's books, magazines, technology-based products, teacher materials, television programming, film, videos and toys. The Company distributes its products and services through a variety of channels, including proprietary school-based book clubs, school-based book fairs, and school-based and direct-to-home continuity programs; retail stores, schools, libraries, and television networks; and the Company's Internet Site.
The Scholastic Education division is a leading publisher of print and technology products designed to raise reading achievement in Grades Pre-K -12. Grounded in the most current research and based on more than 80-years of motivating students to read, Scholastic Education is positioned as a leader in the education marketplace.