Apex Learning Award of Excellence

Apex Learning Award of Excellence

2015 Apex Learning Award of Excellence

The Apex Learning Award of Excellence rewards excellence in implementing blended and virtual learning programs. Annually, up to five schools or districts across the nation who foster and demonstrate extraordinary vision and dedication to increasing student achievement will receive this special recognition.  

Recipients of the Apex Learning Award of Excellence have a unique opportunity to share their expertise in implementing blended and virtual programs with the education community. We are pleased to partner with schools and districts in acknowledging dedication and success in increasing student achievement through blended and virtual learning programs.

Learn more about the 2015 recipients.

Selection Criteria

The Award of Excellence rewards schools and districts who have programs that demonstrate:

  • Innovative practices and strategies to achieve program goals.
  • Meaningful impact to students served by blended or virtual programs.
  • Potential to be replicated or adapted in other instructional settings.
  • Proven results in achieving program goals, such as increased student engagement, improved test scores, or increased graduation rates.

Programs will have been implemented for at least 12 months prior to submission and the school or district will continue the program beyond the current academic year.

Submission Requirements
  • Include a 300 word abstract of the program.
  • Include a 250 word description of how Apex Learning digital curriculum is being used by teachers and the impact on their quality of teaching and teaching effectiveness; and how the digital curriculum has impacted student motivation and engagement.
  • Answer the application questions addressing program context, objectives, student needs, policies and procedures, professional development, student outcomes, and future plans.
  • Optional: Include video testimonials from teachers and/or students, or a video of Apex Learning digital curriculum being used in the classroom.
Application Process
  • We are no longer accepting applications for the 2015 Award of Excellence
  • Dates and deadlines for the 2016 Award of Excellence are TBD