The following two online curriculum providers were chosen based on their exemplary successes in providing a high quality, easy to use educational platform with a variety of quality instructional options that can reduce district costs and retain foundation funds.
Apex Learning Virtual School (ALVS) offers virtual school options for secondary students for original credit, to recover credits required for graduation, take summer school courses, solve scheduling conflicts or take Advanced Placement or honors courses. These courses are ideal for students needing a course that is not offered at their home school or if they are unable to include a specific class into their regular schedule.
ALVS digital curriculum is designed to actively engage students in learning - combining embedded supports and scaffolds to meet diverse student needs, actionable data to inform instruction, and success management to ensure you get the outcomes you are expecting. ALVS courses and instructional services support the goals of Ohio districts seeking rigorous, standards aligned curriculum with high quality instructional services and a return of student funding to participating districts.
Every element of the ALVS program is developed by educational experts to maximize learning outcomes. They continually improve their offerings to maximize the effectiveness of online learning courses and teacher-student interactions. Students learn through the rich content experience and support from our skilled faculty.
With an average of 21 years of teaching experience - seven of those years online - Apex teachers provide quality instruction you can rely on. They select staff for their expertise in their subject areas and their passion for teaching. Their training programs ensure all Apex teachers understand the power of online instruction and know how to use best practice methods to maximize learning outcomes.
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Lincoln Learning Solutions
The Lincoln Learning Solutions curriculum is designed to meet the unique needs of every student grades K-12. We provide the equivalent of 180 days of instruction that can be completed at a student’s own pace. Core subjects include math, language arts, science, and social studies. Students can also choose from a wide range of electives. Each course uses online and hands-on approaches to accommodate different types of learners.
The Lincoln Interactive curriculum combines excellent instruction with hands-on discovery to engage students and keep them interested. Our blended learning approach allows students to apply what they learn to real-world situations. They can experience web investigations, lab experiments, PowerPoint presentations, videos, games, and more.
Lincoln Interactive students are able to communicate online with their teacher facilitators to ask questions, submit assignments, and receive feedback and grades. Our students also have the ability to connect with other students through email, discussion boards, and social networking.
And for the elementary, Little Lincoln is an interactive, standards-based curriculum that combines rich multimedia with comprehensive hands-on activities. The Little Lincoln courses encourage excitement and creativity in the areas of math, science, reading, writing, social studies, wellness, and visual arts. Our students experience a dynamic virtual classroom through the use of teacher videos, audio stories, animated characters, and interactive games. By combining these online activities with various hands-on elements like our activities books, experiments, art projects, and a wonderful collection of illustrated storybooks, our students receive a complete and fulfilling education experience.
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