Ohio’s most rapidly growing virtual learning program selects Apex Learning.
Seattle, WA (PRWEB) October 27, 2015
Apex Learning, the leading provider of blended and virtual learning solutions to the nation’s schools, announced today that the Educational Service Center of Cuyahoga County selected Apex Learning to serve as a primary digital curriculum provider for the Ohio Online Learning Program. Supporting districts who want to offer virtual school options for their students, Ohio Online Learning Program is the most rapidly growing online school in the state. Apex Learning will provide more than 5,000 course enrollments, each supported by Apex Learning Ohio-certified online teachers.
“We selected Apex Learning for their expertise in servicing large virtual programs, the access to actionable performance data for teachers and administrators, and the active learning experience for our students; all of which will have a tremendous impact on the success of the Ohio Online Learning Program in meeting our districts’ needs. Our first priority is to provide districts with the flexible options and cost-savings that they do not currently have access to in implementing virtual learning tools,” said Dr. Jennifer Dodd, the Director of Operations and Development for the Educational Service Center of Cuyahoga County.
Apex Learning courses are now available through Ohio Online Learning Program for grades 7-12 for the 2015-2016 school year. Available courses include those required for graduation, credit recovery, Advanced Placement, and electives such as Career and Technical Education and world language courses.
“We are pleased to partner with the Educational Service Center of Cuyahoga County to provide digital curriculum to students through the Ohio Online Learning Program, offering a rigorous option to support the needs of districts and their students,” said Cheryl Vedoe, CEO, Apex Learning. “Districts across the state can have confidence that students using Apex Learning courses with our online teachers will experience the highest quality of instruction.”
About Apex Learning
Nearly two decades ago Apex Learning emerged as a leader in digital learning for secondary education, developing online Advanced Placement courses to provide students who would otherwise not have access the opportunity to take rigorous, college-level courses. Recognizing the challenges schools face in meeting the needs of every student — from those struggling to stay on track for graduation to those capable of accelerating their learning — the company continues to develop innovative, digital learning solutions to support teachers and provide every student with the opportunity to excel beyond his or her expectations.
Today Apex Learning offers a comprehensive catalog of rigorous, standards-based online courses that meet high school graduation requirements. Apex Learning Comprehensive Courses are used by schools nationwide for both initial credit and credit recovery. The company’s latest digital learning solution —Tutorials — are a key component of effective blended learning, providing classroom teachers with the critical resources they need to meet the needs of all students including preparation for high stakes assessments, targeted intervention and just-in-time remediation and enhanced instruction for all students.
Apex Learning, headquartered in Seattle, is accredited by AdvancED and its courses are approved for National Collegiate Athletic Association eligibility. For more information, visit http://www.apexlearning.com or call 1.800.453.1454.
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