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2014-04-16 00:21:32

Achievement gains for students validated by third-party studies SEATTLE, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Apex Learning, the leading provider of blended and virtual learning solutions to the nation's schools, announced the results of three independent studies to evaluate the effectiveness of the company's digital curriculum. The results revealed the positive impact the curriculum has on student achievement when implemented to meet a range of student needs. (Logo:...

2014-03-12 08:35:07

SEATTLE, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Round Rock Independent School District in Texas was looking for a solution to empower teachers with the data they needed to provide students with relevant and timely remediation to boost student achievement. The district partnered with Apex Learning, the leading provider of blended and virtual learning solutions to the nation's schools, to implement Tutorials in six high schools and four middle schools as a component of its math and English...

2014-02-11 16:29:29

Professional development events offer a forum for educators to examine innovative ways to increase student achievement through blended learning SEATTLE, Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Apex Learning, the leading provider of blended and virtual learning solutions to the nation's schools, launched its Blended Learning Conference series on Feb. 5. The professional development events will continue throughout the spring. Featuring keynote speaker Jon Bergmann, one of the pioneers of the Flipped...

2014-02-06 08:36:02

Among top 40 education innovators driving change to raise the bar in education SEATTLE, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Apex Learning, the leading provider of blended and virtual learning solutions to the nation's schools, is proud to announce that the Center for Digital Education has named several Apex Learning clients among the top 40 innovators in education in its 2013 Yearbook. Janice Manfredi, the senior program manager in the office of high school support at Boston Public...

2014-01-31 16:24:34

Independent evaluations confirm online courses adhere to best practices and national and state standards SEATTLE, Jan. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Apex Learning, the leading provider of blended and virtual learning solutions to the nation's schools, has been approved as a provider of quality digital curriculum by leading education organizations across the country. The independent evaluations are based on criteria ranging from alignment with state and national standards to adherence to the...

2013-12-19 20:23:09

SEATTLE, Dec. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Apex Learning®, the leading provider of blended and virtual learning solutions to the nation's schools, continues to prepare students for success on the College Board Advanced Placement (AP)* exams. During the 2012-2013 school year, 65 percent of Apex Learning Virtual School AP students scored a 3 or better on the AP exams across courses, outpacing the national average of 59 percent by 6 percentage points. "Apex Learning online courses are a...

2013-11-20 08:31:54

Anchorage School District takes Innovative Approach to Increasing Graduation Rate SEATTLE, Nov. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Anchorage School District recently announced that they have increased their graduation rate by more than 3.5 percent district-wide during the 2012-2013 school year. In a recent article, "ASD Graduates More Students, Bartlett High Leads Way," written by Daysa Eaton of KSKA, Alaska Public Media, Bartlett High School is recognized as leading the way by bringing...

2013-11-13 16:30:47

Dorchester School District Two Increases Student Achievement on HSAP SEATTLE, Nov. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Apex Learning, the leading provider of blended and virtual learning solutions to the nation's schools, is proud to announce the results of a two year, third-party evaluation which revealed that Apex Learning Comprehensive Courses are proven to increase learning gains made by credit recovery students on the South Carolina High School Assessment Program (HSAP) for both years....

2013-10-28 08:33:17

Digital Learning Company Announces 2013 Transformation Award Winners HERNDON, Va., Oct. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- K12 Inc. (NYSE: LRN), the nation's leading provider of proprietary curricula and online education programs for students in pre-kindergarten through high school, today honored six school districts that have transformed education for their students through innovative online programs. The winners of the K(12®) 2013 Transformation Award were each selected for a transformative...

2013-09-25 08:35:49

SEATTLE, Sept. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Apex Learning, the leading provider of blended and virtual learning solutions to the nation's schools, is proud to announce that two of its clients, the Houston Independent School District and San Diego Unified Independent School District, are both nominees for the prestigious 2013 Broad Prize. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130925/SF86033LOGO) The Broad Prize is awarded each year to honor urban school districts that...