MOOC nonprofit edX has signed on for ConnectED, the White House's program to connect "99 percent" of America's students to broadband and high-speed wireless in schools and libraries and improve the skills of teachers through the use of technology.
- By Dian Schaffhauser
Edmentum, a provider of online courses, will release more than 70 career and technical education courses for the 2015-16 school year.
District of Columbia Public Schools has decided to expand its use of math software for blended learning environments after a successful pilot.
Students too sick to attend class in person at Voluntown Elementary School will now be able to attend class virtually, thanks to a telepresence robot.
Edgenuity, a company that provides online and blended courses, has launched a new curriculum designed to help students become better digital citizens and online learners.
Sibling Group Holdings has partnered with BloomBoard to make its Blended Schools Network professional development resources available through the latter's library.
Apex Learning, a provider of blended and virtual learning tools, has opened nominations for its 2015 Apex Learning Award of Excellence.
The Pasadena Unified School District has teamed with a private partner in an effort to support struggling high school students and those interested in accelerating their learning with a series of blended learning programs.
Elementary cyber schools are challenged to support struggling learners in the virtual classroom environment. What does a K-5 response to intervention and instruction program look like in an online environment?
- By Jeanne McCarthy
Joseph Rapposelli, administrator of the Red Clay Consolidated School District's blended learning program, explains how his dristrict helped expand course options and prepare students for college with one of Delaware's first blended learning initiatives.
- By Joseph Rapposelli