The University of Phoenix will now offer a special doctorate in education specifically for teachers in Ohio.
Each of the standards-aligned courses for grades 3 through 5 is designed by educators and includes songs, video and games.
- By Christopher Piehler
More than 75 percent of school districts are using blended and online learning for credit recovery and to expand course offerings, according to a new report from the International Association for K-12 Online Learning, but the type of program and method of implementation has an effect on its success.
The Poudre School District Global Academy in Fort Collins, CO, has gone public with its use of online curricula for hybrid learning.
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt has partnered with Trunity to make three digital curricula available online and off through the Trunity e-Learning Platform.
The 12-page "District Guide to Blended Learning Measurement" from The Learning Accelerator is intended to help schools judge the "effective use" of technology to achieve personalized learning and a competency-based progression of student learning.
- By Dian Schaffhauser
Educators share their best practices for tech-enabled pedagogy, from building capacity to implementing lessons to supporting teachers and students.
Cumberland County Schools is expanding its "Global Communications Network," an initiative that allows students to virtually enroll in Advanced Placement, honors and credit recovery courses.
A new partnership between the Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School and the Community College of Beaver County allows high school students to experience college-level courses and earn college credits.
Atlanta's Graduation Achievement Charter High School will deploy curriculum from a provider of blended learning tools for more than 2,000 students.