Pearson Clinical and Talent Assessment (PCTA) is a leading global test publisher founded in 1921 and is part of Pearson, the world’s leading learning company. PCTA provide proven assessments, interventions, and training workshops that transform lives and help professionals in education, mental-health services and other areas provide the best possible diagnosis and care.
Pearson Academy India (PAI) is a Learning Centre by PCTA that conducts training in assessment and intervention, through workshops aimed a wide range of professionals, including school professionals such as teachers, special educators and school counsellors.
PAI is looking for school professionals who can become certified trainers for its scientific training program – Cogmed – for school children. Cogmed Working Memory Training is a rigorous web-based intervention that improves attention, academic performance and behavior, by improving working memory capacity in students. Pearson certified Cogmed Coaches will be able to offer Cogmed to students in their schools as well in their neighborhoods.
PAI also offers workshops on Learning Disability in order to train teachers and special educators on the identification and remediation of dyslexia, using Pearson's assessments - Dyslexia Screening Tests and Raven's Progressive Matrices.