Pearson North America is the name of the website for Pearson Education, North America, a company owned by Pearson PLC. A large British multinational publishing company, Pearson PLC also owns a number of other companies specializing in the education market, including Pearson VUE and eCollege.
Pearson Education North American provides products including textbooks and digital learning tools for the K-12, higher education and adult training fields. Pearson also provides testing administration and assessment products for most of the commonly used standardized testing measures in the field of education. As of 2015, Forbes reports that Pearson companies control 60 percent of the American testing market.