Standards and Assessments

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. The WebbAlign DOK Partner Program has become the industry standard for education content providers focused on offering standards-aligned learning materials to educators. DOK certification validates the process for ensuring rigor and alignment of Apex Learning curriculum.

Virginia Department of Education Approves Apex Learning Digital Curriculum

Press Release — 2017 — Apex Learning, known for rigorous, standards-based digital curriculum proven to increase student achievement, announces that additional Apex Learning Courses designed specifically for the Virginia Standards of Learning have been approved by the Virginia Department of Education (DOE). Apex Learning provides schools and districts throughout Virginia and across the country with digital curriculum that actively engages students in learning, from those who are struggling to those capable of accelerating.

Students Taking Apex Learning Advanced Placement Courses Again Outpace National AP Exam Average

Press Release — 2017 — Seattle, WA — Apex Learning, known for digital curriculum that makes rigorous, standards-based content accessible to all students, continues the trend of outpacing national scores on the College Board AP exams. Last spring, 65 percent of students taking Apex Learning AP courses scored a 3 or higher on Advanced Placement (AP) exams, five percentage points higher than the national average of 60 percent for the same exams.
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6 Ways Digital Curriculum Supports ESSA

By Jean Sharp, Vice President of Content Development

The Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) was signed into law December 10, 2015. Since that date, districts and educators have been familiarizing themselves with the new legislation and what it will require to gain compliance before the 2017-2018 school year when ESSA takes effect.

Implementing effective digital curriculum provides an option for schools and districts to achieve the core objectives outlined in the ESSA legislation while also meeting the individual needs of every student: