Pearson says trends ‘improving’ in third quarter

No recommendation

No news or research item is a personal recommendation to deal. Hargreaves Lansdown may not share ShareCast’s (powered by Digital Look) views.

(Sharecast News) – Pearson reported an “improving” trend in its third quarter on Wednesday, with a strong performance in its Global Online Learning; North American Courseware and Global Assessment businesses in line with expectations, while its International operations were further impacted by Covid-19.

The FTSE 100 education publisher said that for the first nine months of the year, group sales declined by 14%, largely reflecting the continuing impact of Covid-19 and test centre and school closures in Global Assessment and International, and expected declines in North American Courseware.

In Global Online Learning, it said sales grew 14% due to 41% enrolment growth in virtual schools for the 2021 academic year, with strong sales growth in Online Program Management driven by undergraduate and international performance, partially

Read More

American Public Education to Webcast Third Quarter 2020 Results Conference Call

CHARLES TOWN, W.Va., Oct. 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — American Public Education, Inc. (NASDAQ: APEI) – parent company of online learning provider American Public University System and campus-based Hondros College of Nursing – plans to release third quarter 2020 results after the close of U.S. financial markets on November 9, 2020. 

The live webcast of its third quarter 2020 earnings conference call will be broadcast at 5:00 p.m. Eastern time on Monday, November 9, 2020.  This call will be open to listeners through the events and presentations section of the company’s investor relations website,   A replay of the live webcast will also be available starting approximately two hours after the conclusion of the live conference call. The replay will be archived and available to listeners for one year.

Audio Webcast Registration 

About American Public Education
American Public Education, Inc. (NASDAQ: APEI) is a leading provider of higher

Read More

Grand Canyon Education, Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2020 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call Details

Press release content from PR Newswire. The AP news staff was not involved in its creation.

PHOENIX, Oct. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Grand Canyon Education, Inc. (Nasdaq: LOPE) announced today that it will report its 2020 third quarter results after market close on Thursday, November 5, 2020. The Company will host a conference call to discuss the results in more detail at 2:30 P.M. (4:30 P.M. ET) the same day.

Dial-In Numbers:

877 577 – 1769 (Domestic)
706 679 – 7806 (International)
Conference ID: 8364636

Please dial in at least five minutes prior to the start of the call. Journalists are invited to listen only.

Webcast and Replay:

Investors, journalists and the general public may access a live webcast of this event at: Q3 2020 Grand Canyon Education Inc. Earnings Conference Call. A webcast replay will be available approximately two hours following the conclusion of

Read More

Strategic Education, Inc. Schedules Third Quarter 2020 Results Conference Call

Strategic Education, Inc. (Strategic Education) (NASDAQ: STRA) today announced that it will host a conference call to discuss its third quarter results on Thursday, November 5, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. ET. A news release outlining the results will be issued before the market opens the same day.

To participate in the live call on November 5, investors should dial (877) 303-9047 ten minutes prior to the start time. In addition, the call will be available via webcast. To access the live webcast of the conference call, please go to in the Investor Relations section 15 minutes prior to the start time of the call to register. Following the call, the webcast will be archived and available at in the Investor Relations section.

About Strategic Education

Strategic Education (NASDAQ: STRA) ( is dedicated to enabling economic mobility with education. We serve working adult students through a range of educational

Read More

All LPS high school students will go back second quarter, ending staggered schedules | Education

Another change: Elementary school teachers who teach “specials” — subjects such as music, art and computer —will begin teaching in their own classrooms beginning next quarter, Joel said.

Now those teachers travel to each classroom, so students can remain more isolated with their own classmates. The change also is based on the lack of school spread and confidence in the existing safety protocols, Joel said.

Another change — this one will need board approval — is to give students Nov. 2 off.

LPS already will not be in session the next day because it’s election day. LPS chose to give students the day off because of the potential for a large turnout and many schools are polling places.

That will give students a four-day weekend, and will give teachers another planning day — something Joel said is needed because of the extra stress and duties caused by remote learning.


Read More