Upper Saddle River, New Jersey -- May 26, 2010 – Pearson, the education services and technology company, announced today that it has worked with Newark Public Schools to integrated their respective purchasing systems, making it one of the first joint ventures of this kind in the nation. The new set up links Newark’s 75 schools straight to the Pearson’s online ordering platform. Through this innovative collaboration, Newark’s educators can order learning products and programs utilizing the district’s contracted prices to reduce costs.

The new cost-efficient, paperless feature went online in April and is the equivalent of a person ordering books via...

Subscribe to Read More

Are You an Educator?

Get Free online access to all our
news and resources and get
eSchool News Today email newsletter

About the Author:

Lisa Wolfe