Case Studies
January 19
2018
Personalized Learning Supports the Transition from Middle School to High School

Dorchester School District Two sets a high bar for high school readiness; however, the district…

Case Studies

08/31/2016

Cabot Public School District, AR

Serving At-Risk Students The Academic Center of Excellence opened in 2004 with about 30 students, and it now serves 250 students. In 2014, they added an additional program called ACE-North. Students come to ACE for a variety of reasons: they have …

04/08/2016

Iowa Online AP Academy, IA

Expanding Advanced Placement to All Students College readiness is a strong driver in the state of Iowa, and the state has a long history of making Advanced Placement courses a priority. Its schools serve nearly half a million students, with the majority…

02/09/2016

Early County Schools, GA

Learn by Watching: It Just Doesn't Click Early County Schools switched to Apex Learning after utilizing digital curriculum from another provider for over five years. Karen McNeal, Curriculum Coordinator for Early County Schools, explains that the…

12/09/2015

Beaverton School District, OR

Preparing Students for Success in High School Paul Ottum, Online Learning Specialist for Beaverton School District, recognizes the importance of preparing students for success in high school. "In many cases, students leave school because they aren…

11/25/2015

Boston Public Schools, MA

Expanding Access to Advanced Placement Sparked by Superintendent Carol Johnson’s Acceleration Agenda, the district identified digital learning as a solution to engage and motivate students and improve their academic success. We…

07/20/2015

Darlington County School District, SC

Using Time Effectively With Tutorials Jaime Conner teaches an advanced math course for eighth-grade students wishing to accelerate their learning as they transition to high school. The course covers two years of material (Mathematics 8 and Algebra I)…

07/09/2015

White River Valley Schools, IN

Supporting Students Needs Dr. Layton Wall, superintendent, and Dr. Michael Langevin, director of student achievement know the concept of "doing even more with less." Facing dramatic budget cuts, digital learning surfaced as a cost-effective…

07/09/2015

Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District, AK

Identifying Barriers to Learning The Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District (Mat-Su) is comprised of 45 schools that cover an expansive geographic area. Individual schools span a wide range of urban, suburban, and rural settings. When reviewing the…

01/08/2015

Hartford Public Schools, CT

Identifying the Need for Change Hartford Public Schools serves a diverse student body with a broad range of challenges that could lead to students dropping out of high school. "We have a lot of students who are struggling in the traditional…

12/15/2014

Catoosa County Public Schools, GA

Creating a Pathway to College and Career Like many public school districts, Catoosa County Public Schools serves a number of students who require an alternative to the traditional classroom - either because they are not succeeding in the setting or…