Online learning rockets in coronavirus pandemic, says Pearson

Financial Post | Mar 26, 2020 at 6:08 PM
  • Britain’s Pearson has seen an “explosion” in demand for online learning, with traffic across its platforms quadrupling as millions of children start to adapt to home schooling during the coronavirus pandemic.
  • Pearson, a leading global education company, has made some programs available for free and expanded others to help teachers, parents and students fill the gap caused by school and college closures that have followed the spread of coronavirus from China to other parts of Asia, Europe to North America.