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Pearson sees post-pandemic boom

Staid, long-time educational publisher Pearson is experiencing exciting times, having seen a massive jump in its share values since the end of the pandemic, putting it firmly in the top of the FTSE 100.

Sales across its English language learning division jumped a massive 36% in the last quarter and are up 28% overall since the beginning of 2022, while sales in its assessment and qualifications division have grown 12% as sitting exams has returned to normal.

As reported by, according to Pearson, the leap is being fuelled by those around the world upping their English skills in a bid to better their career and educational prospects as “global mobility continues to improve with border re-openings” post-pandemic. 

Who said the world of textbooks was dull?

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Liz Granirer
Liz Granirer
Liz has been a journalist for many years. She is currently editor of EL Gazette and has previously edited the magazines Young Performer, StepForward and Accounting Technician; been deputy editor on Right Start magazine; chief sub editor on Country Homes & Interiors; and sub editor on easyJet Traveller, Lonely Planet and Family Traveller magazines, along with a number of others.
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