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January 23
2017
The Role of Digital Curriculum in Education … Then and Now
Another new year is upon us, and if you are like me, January is a time for looking back and looking forward. It is in this spirit that I reflect on how the role of digital curriculum has changed in our schools over the years.

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March 08, 2016

Districts can now meet college test readiness goals—and students can excel beyond expectations—through the use of Tutorials targeted for major exams. The road to college begins long before students take college readiness exams. College readiness means more than just preparing students to enter…

March 04, 2016

Improve Each Student's Personal Best  Individualization is one of the most exciting frontiers in digital education, and Apex Learning leads the way by integrating adaptive remediation into the Tutorials digital curriculum offering including Tutorials for Grades 6-12, State Specific…

February 18, 2016

Beyond Personalization to Active Learning for Increased Student Achievement Educators today are increasingly focused on developing personalized learning experiences for their students. With increased access to technology and a wide array of digital curriculum, there is opportunity for increased…

February 01, 2016

Targeting "next generation" learning challenges, our new Apex Learning courses incorporate the latest learning models, technology innovations and state-specific standards to improve student outcomes. The new Comprehensive Courses curriculum reflects the best of proven teaching methods…

January 11, 2016

We've all seen "the look" from students that tells us what a new survey published by Lady Gaga's Born This Way Foundation and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation confirms: many students are uninspired, disengaged, and downright bored at school. "Unless what they're…

October 01, 2015

Unique areas of study demand unique literacy strategies, even for native speakers If a Chattanooga-to-Nashville train leaves Chattanooga going 70 mph at 9 a.m. and a Nashville-to-Chattanooga train going 95 mph leaves Nashville at 1 p.m., and a mother goose and her 13 goslings need to cross the…

May 18, 2015

Blended learning has given rise to a spectrum of instructional models that redefine teaching and learning in the classroom. At one end, teachers use digital content to enhance teacher-led instruction and provide remediation. At the other, the digital curriculum is leveraged to transform primary…

May 06, 2015

Apex Learning is pleased to announce the winners of our annual Award of Excellence, which honors six exemplary online learning programs from across the nation. The schools and districts selected foster and demonstrate extraordinary vision and dedication to increasing student achievement through…

April 20, 2015

One cry reverberating throughout schools from administrators and parents nationwide laments, "Our students are not motivated." Many feel that if students would only try harder, they would do better. Neuroscience research in motivation* shows us that the exact opposite is true. If…

February 27, 2015

Michael Horn's latest book, Blended: Using Disruptive Innovation to Improve Schools, aims to arm educators with the practical information needed to implement successful blended learning programs. As a result, Blended stands out as an invaluable how-to — not just for educators — but anyone…