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February 16
2018
Achieving WebbAlign Depth of Knowledge Certification
Apex Learning, has committed to an ongoing partnership with the WebbAlign Depth of Knowledge Framework (DOK) Partner Certification from the Wisconsin Center for Education Products and Services.

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04/03/2017

For digital curriculum to make a significant impact — to improve student outcomes through personalized learning — teachers need more than instruction in using digital tools. That’s why it’s important that school leaders dedicate time throughout the year for teachers to collaborate and share best…

03/30/2017

Back in the day, summer school was just for students who needed to recover lost course credit. No one actually wanted to go to summer school. Today, the outlook for summer programs is much sunnier. Districts are using summertime to expand learning opportunities for all their students, from…

03/22/2017

The Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) takes a new approach to closing student achievement gaps. Since it was signed into law on December 10, 2015, educators have been busy preparing to meet the requirements that will go into effect during the 2017-18 school year. As they’ve looked at areas for…

03/20/2017

How do we ensure our students are ready for the next step after high school? To answer this question, we must begin by defining the skills most essential in preparing today’s students for the next step after high school. We then need to teach these skills to our students through rigorous content…

03/13/2017

Consider this: One of the primary reasons students fail high-stakes exams is because they’ve never before encountered a test or test content with that degree of difficulty or rigor. This is understandable, considering the time it would take teachers to write exams to the appropriate level of…

03/06/2017

Without a doubt, implementing personalized learning programs powered by a digital curriculum requires technology such as hardware, software and the digital curriculum itself. While these are essential components of personalized learning programs, they are simply tools. Tools alone will not meet…

02/27/2017

The new Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), which goes into effect during the 2017-18 school year, pushes educators to personalize learning and encourages the use of technology to drive the effort to meet every student where he or she is at academically. Digital curriculum helps districts and…

02/23/2017

There’s no question that virtual learning is on the rise, helping school districts address the challenges of larger, more diverse student populations and smaller budgets. And online learning, at its best, can help districts provide a personalized learning experience so that all their students…

02/20/2017

At Apex Learning, we take great care and thought into developing digital curriculum that supports all students in achieving their potential. The development process itself is rather complex and involves the work of many specialists including project managers, instructional designers, subject…

02/16/2017

In today’s increasingly diverse classrooms it’s no small task to personalize instruction for every student’s needs. With some students struggling to master basic skills and others leaping ahead, teachers simply don’t have the bandwidth to create individualized curriculum for every student in the…