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Company Overview of NCS Pearson, Inc.

Company Overview

NCS Pearson, Inc. provides educational assessment and information solutions in the United States. The company offers assessment, instruction, and digital technology to create products and services that support educators in personalizing learning for each student; provides clinical assessment in the areas of personality, behavior, ability, achievement, speech and language, and career interests; publishes scientific assessments to hire and develop workforce; and provides standards-based teacher certification testing programs. It also provides automated solutions for text analysis and speech assessment; student information management, reporting, and analysis for K-12 education; educational asse...

5601 Green Valley Drive

Bloomington, MN 55437

United States

Founded in 1962

4,600 Employees

Phone:

952-681-3967

Fax:

952-681-3161

Key Executives for NCS Pearson, Inc.

Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and President
Age: 71
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer and Vice President
Age: 60
General Counsel and Vice President
Age: 67
Secretary and Treasurer
Age: 73
Vice President
Age: 56
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

NCS Pearson, Inc. Key Developments

NCS Pearson, Inc. Wins Federal Contract

New Jersey Department of Treasury, Division of Purchase and Property has awarded a contract (M-7011) for PARCC OPERATIONAL ASSESMENTS to NCS Pearson, Inc. Contract Period is Dec. 23, 2014 to June 30, 2018.

The Mississippi Board of Education Approves Contract with NCS Pearson Inc. for State Assessments

The Mississippi Board of Education voted in executive session to approve a contract with NCS Pearson Inc. to administer the Partnership for the Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) as an emergency procurement for one year. After four months of working with the Personal Service Contract Review Board (PSCRB) to secure a contract for state tests for the current school year, the Mississippi Department of Education learned that the PSCRB staff would not place the contract approval on its Board's agenda this month. The decision led to the State Board of Education's action.

NCS Pearson Inc. Receives Contract for Instructional Improvement System

New Jersey Department of Treasury, Division of Purchase and Property have awarded a contract for Instructional Improvement System (IIS) for Doe to NCS Pearson Inc. Contract period is from Dec. 02, 2013 to Dec. 01, 2016.

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