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2010-10-18 10:07:00

20 Colleges coming to first PA Cyber college fair in Philadelphia PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As more and more seniors are graduating from cyber charter schools, colleges and universities show an increased interest in recruiting them, according to a PA Cyber Charter School guidance counselor who is coordinating the first college fair the online school has ever hosted at its Philadelphia office. With 2,800 juniors and seniors among its nearly 10,000 students - and SAT...

2010-10-04 09:51:00

Event will highlight PA Cyber's unique class offering, bring cyber classmates, teachers together MIDLAND, Pa., Oct. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School will hold its first ever Virtual Classroom (VC) Fair on Monday, October 11 from 2-8 p.m. at The Chadwick in Wexford, PA. The Virtual Classroom Fair will allow current PA Cyber students taking VC classes to meet their teachers, and interact with classmates face-to-face through a variety of on-site games and...

2010-09-28 17:13:00

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The 600-employee Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School is one of five large companies in the Pittsburgh region rated as "Great Places to Work" by Pittsburgh Magazine. The October issue features rankings compiled by Next Generation Consulting of Madison, Wisc., from an anonymous 40-question survey that had to be completed by at least half of a company's employees. (To read the full article, click here.) The opportunities for advancement in a...

2010-09-16 15:59:00

MIDLAND, Pa., Sept. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Administrative teams from the Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School and the Pennsylvania Virtual Charter School met for two days to share best practices and new ideas. Led by CEO Dr. Joanne A. Jones Barnett, 10 top PAVCS administrators toured PA Cyber facilities in Midland and met with their counterparts Tuesday and Wednesday, Sept. 14-15. Leading the host team was Dr. Nick Trombetta, founder and CEO of PA Cyber. "After 10 years of innovation...

2010-09-09 18:23:00

MIDLAND, Pa., Sept. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and Secretary of Education Gerard Robinson said their tour of the National Network of Digital Schools and charter schools in Midland will help Virginia catch up to other states in the creation of charter and cyber charter schools. "We have a long way to go. We're far behind you," McDonnell told teachers as he toured offices of the Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School in Midland. The online teachers, who were...

2010-07-23 12:38:00

Site of former Mount Gallitzin Academy to feature model learning environments, supplemental educational support programs, and research and development component BADEN, Pa., July 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Network of Digital Schools (NNDS) today announced the launch of its first education innovation center to be opened here this fall at the former Mount Gallitzin Academy. The center, the first in a network of innovation centers planned by NNDS, will be a multi-use...

2010-07-22 13:34:00

MIDLAND, Pa., July 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Department of Education has granted a new five-year charter to the Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School. "Charter renewal is great news for the thousands of Pennsylvania families who depend on our school, and a much appreciated validation of the hard work, expertise and dedication of the hundreds of PA Cyber teachers and other employees," said CEO Dr. Nick Trombetta. "Unlike school districts, we charter schools must...

2010-07-20 23:01:00

High school program believed unique in nation MIDLAND, Pa., July 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- High school students anywhere in Pennsylvania will be able to get an early start on a career in sports media and broadcasting in a new program being offered this year by the Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School. The Ellis Cannon Academy of Sports Media and Broadcasting is a two-semester program to be taught by the veteran sports broadcaster himself in real time as a Virtual Classroom course. It is...

2010-07-12 07:00:00

CASTLE ROCK, Colo., July 12 /PRNewswire/ -- eDCSD: The Colorado Cyber School, a K-12 cyber school program in Colorado, will host six enrollment sessions across the state throughout the month of July in preparation for the 2010-2011 school year. The enrollment sessions will be held: July 13 in Highlands Ranch at the Highlands Ranch Public Library (922 Ridgeline Blvd.) from 2-4 p.m. July 15 in Westminster at the College Hill Library (3705 W. 112th Ave.) from 1-3 p.m. July 19 in Colorado...

2010-06-08 16:28:00

Online school launches alumni organization PITTSBURGH, June 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For many of the 1,032 graduating seniors in the Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School, the school's 10th commencement exercises this week at Pittsburgh and Harrisburg will mark the first and last time they ever meet. Increasing numbers of graduates, however, have already met through PA Cyber's numerous educational field trips, at social and recreational outings organized by the school's Family Link...


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