Pearson Condemns Comments in Project Veritas Common Core Video

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

January 12, 2016

3:00 PM EST

Pearson Condemns Comments in Project Veritas Common Core Video

WASHINGTON, DC –Pearson spokeswoman Laura Howe issued the following statement in response to the Project Veritas Common Core video released today:

“The comments in this video in no way represent Pearson’s values or business practices. They are offensive to our 40,000 employees, many of whom are parents, former teachers, or students themselves, and are dedicated to working each and every day to help people make more of their lives through learning.”