By John PearsonThe world’s leading software company Pearson Education has said that it is considering whether to invest in a new education company to help the world’s children learn more effectively.
The world is facing a new era of rapid technological change, with many of the world ‘s 1 billion people already using apps on their mobile phones and tablets.
According to the report, Pearson Education will be the first of the major technology companies to invest money in the company’s new “Parks and Rec” business.
The report said that the investment will help the company expand its global footprint, while also bringing in “the skills, knowledge and expertise” of its team.
Pearson Education has already invested more than $1 billion in the business in the past few years.
The company also has the world-leading interactive fiction and game business “The Painted World,” which recently partnered with Disney to create “Paint the Town.”
The report added that it would not invest in its other businesses, which include its online learning platform “Tinder” and the company ‘s educational content management platform “EcoLink.”
Parks, which has more than 1.2 billion users around the world, is currently available in more than 30 countries, including the United States, Australia, Brazil, Canada, France, Germany, India, Japan, Korea, Mexico, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, and the United Kingdom.
“We see great potential for Pearson Education to be a global leader in the use of learning technologies,” said Mark Schulman, chairman of the Pearson board of directors.
“We have always valued the breadth and depth of our partnerships with leading education companies around the globe.
Pearson Education is already delivering some of the most innovative teaching technology, including innovative new interactive content and new technology to help students learn, and we look forward to partnering with the company to continue building upon this momentum.”
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