Textbooks And ETextbooks From Pearson

Children around the age of 2 to 6 are considered to be in the pre-schooling age. Pearson has partnered with five other higher-education publishers to create CourseSmart , a company developed to sell college textbooks in eTextbook format on a common platform. In order to provide educators with the tools they need, a market in professional development (also known simply as “PD”) has developed around online and offline tools built for teacher training.

Implementing CBDM requires a shift in thinking from “ours and yours” (general education and special education students) to that of an integrated system designed to serve all students. Pearson Education Services launched its Teacher Certification Program in India, which will train and certify 5,000 teachers by end of 2012.

Stephan Yelon points out those cooperative and collaborative learning strategies promote three key elements of student learning: reflection, support system and preparation for life. Introducing surprises or twists …