January 24, 2012 | Posted At: 09:30 AM | Author: Alexander Russo | Category: Technology Is Scary , The Business Of Education
Charts: Education Publishing Much Bigger Than You Think
much bigger than most people understand. The biggest education publishers in the world -- Pearson, Reed Elsevier, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Thomson Reuters -- are most of them much bigger than the better-known book publishers like Random House or Penguin (owned by Pearson). They're bigger than AOL or the New York Times company. Only multi-platform companies like News Corp and Amazon have bigger revenue or profits, according to the piece. Scholastic, which sponsors this blog, comes in at number 10.