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2012-12-12 08:32:04

HERNDON, Va., Dec. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Improved reporting/monitoring tools, appropriate teacher availability and training, and engaging curriculum are key success factors in driving the accelerating trend to individualized online learning, according to a survey of district and school-level leaders released today by K12 Inc., the nation's leading provider of technology-powered individualized education solutions for students in pre-kindergarten through high school. (Logo:...

2012-12-11 12:29:44

GUTTENBERG, Iowa, Dec. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Iowa Virtual Academy, a tuition-free online public school offered through Clayton Ridge Community School District, is adding grades 7-12 for the 2013-2014 school year and will now serve students statewide, in grades K-12. The Clayton Ridge school board approved the expansion in October. The open enrollment period for the next academic year is under way and runs through March 1, 2013. The online school offers Iowa students statewide a...

2012-12-01 05:03:38

Prestigious accreditation demonstrates commitment to high-quality lifelong learning. Austin, TX (PRWEB) November 30, 2012 The International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) has awarded reaccreditation status to 360training.com. IACET Authorized Providers are the only organizations approved to offer IACET Continuing Education Units (CEUs). The accreditation period extends for five years and includes all programs offered or created during that time. “As the...

2012-11-02 15:25:00

FERGUS FALLS, Minn., Nov. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- iQ Academy Minnesota, an online public school program, is adding grades K-5 to its offerings and is accepting applications for new students for a second semester start. The expansion means the innovative learning experience that iQ Academy Minnesota provides is now open to students in kindergarten through 12(th) grade. iQ Academy Minnesota is an accredited online public school of Independent School District 544 that offers Minnesota...

2012-10-31 07:33:47

HERNDON, Va., Oct. 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- K12 Inc., the nation's leading provider of proprietary curricula and online education programs for students in pre-kindergarten through high school, today announced the winners of its 2012 Transformation Award, which recognizes schools, districts, and organizations that partner with K12 and have transformed education for their students through innovative online programs. Each winner was selected for a unique practice that resulted in improving the...

2012-09-20 23:02:14

Maria C. Taylor, CEO and President of Childcare Education Institute, elected to the IACET Board of Directors Duluth, GA (PRWEB) September 20, 2012 The International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) recently elected new members to the 2012-13 Board of Directors, who represent organizations that make a commitment to excellence in lifelong learning. Each board member is an expert in continuing education and training, a function deemed increasingly critical during...

2012-09-06 06:32:07

MCHENRY, Ill., Sept. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Follett Software announced this week it has partnered with Curriki, the latest example of digital content partnerships that the company has forged with leaders in the Open Education Resources (OER) marketplace. Curriki is the online global community for K12 educators, parents and students to find, share and contribute high quality open curricula to improve teacher effectiveness and student performance. Curriki's database will be integrated into...

2012-09-05 02:39:53

MAUMEE, Ohio, Sept. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Ohio Virtual Academy (OHVA), a tuition-free, accredited online public charter school for students in Ohio, began the 2012-2013 school year last week as the program marks its 11th year of operation in the state. OHVA uses the award-winning K´² curriculum to offer students in grades K-12 an individualized learning approach and provide them with the tools they need to succeed--both in school and beyond. "While traditional schools work well...

2012-08-27 23:01:42

The Bair Foundation will be hosting their first Western Region Conference through a collaborated effort with Slippery Rock University Social Work Department New Wilmington, PA (PRWEB) August 26, 2012 On October 11 and 12, 2012, the staff of The Bair Foundation - New Wilmington office will be hosting a regional training called “Tapestry — Where Each Piece is Essential”. Several training opportunities will be available over a two day period to provide child welfare...

2012-08-27 02:29:52

HERNDON, Va., Aug. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- K12 Inc., the nation's leading provider of proprietary curricula and online education programs for students in kindergarten through high school, today announced it has partnered with Cotati-Rohnert Park Unified School District in California's Sonoma County to launch a new, blended online learning program for high school students across the district. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110113/PH29436LOGO) Cotati-Rohnert Park Unified School...