News

News

As the leading provider of online learning solutions, Edmentum maintains a visible and active presence in the educational realm. We are frequently featured in education and business media through news releases and other stories about us and our customers. We also attend key events and conferences, so we’re able to meet with educators regularly and stay in touch with our customers. Our most current developments are posted below.

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Edmentum Online Courses Receive National Standards Certifications

Plato Courseware and EdOptions Academy courses receive certification reviews from leading national review bodies
Edmentum, a leading provider of online learning solutions, has received numerous course approvals and certifications from University of California ”a-g” and Quality Matters review boards for Plato Courseware and EdOptions Academy courses.

ISTE Survey Reveals Individualized Learning is Educators’ Biggest Challenge

An informal survey conducted by Edmentum at ISTE ranks educator challenges
According to a survey of educators who attended the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) annual conference, individualized learning is the biggest challenge faced by educators today. Edmentum, a leading provider of online learning solutions, has released the results of an informal survey it conducted about challenges in education that included more than 500 respondents attending ISTE.

Edmentum’s EdOptions Academy Earns Online Course Provider Approval in Washington State

EdOptions Academy online courses meet rigorous state criteria and are now available to all public school districts
Edmentum, a leading provider of online learning solutions, has been recognized by the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI) as a multidistrict online course provider and program provider in Washington state.

Edmentum’s Study Island Wins SIIA CODiE Award™ for Best Student Assessment Solution

Educators and Industry Selected Study Island for Prestigious Ed-Tech Award
Edmentum, a leading provider of online learning solutions, announced today that its Study Island learning solution has won a 2014 Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) CODiE™ Award for Best Student Assessment Solution.

Edmentum’s EdOptions Academy Receives Virtual Program Provider Approval by Florida’s VIP Program

Approval allows Florida schools to partner with EdOptions Academy to offer students virtual school choices
Edmentum, a leading provider of online learning solutions, announced today that its fully accredited virtual school EdOptions Academy has been recognized by the Florida Department of Education’s Virtual Instruction Program (VIP) as a virtual program provider in Florida.

Edmentum Online Courses Receive Quality Matters Certification

Plato Courseware and EdOptions Academy courses now approved by leading instructional design association in quality assurance for online education
Edmentum, a leading provider of online learning solutions, has been recognized by the Quality Matters Program, an international organization representing broad inter-institutional collaboration and a shared understanding of online course quality.

Enhanced Learning Experiences on the Way for Edmentum Customers

Platform updates to EducationCity, Plato Courseware, Edmentum Assessments and EdOptions Academy coming summer 2014
Edmentum announced today that it is releasing multiple product updates to help improve the way students learn online, with a refined user experience for EducationCity and a new learner experience for Plato Courseware, Edmentum Assessments and EdOptions Academy.

Partnership Gives Nearly 1,000 Online High School Students Access to Edmentum’s Virtual Courses

Southern California’s PPEP-CA online charter program will expand its digital offerings with curriculum and intervention programs from EdOptions Academy
Edmentum, a leading provider of online learning solutions, has partnered with the Portable Practical Educational Preparation, Inc. California (PPEP-CA) to provide a variety of engaging and accredited online learning opportunities to nearly 1,000 students in southern California.

Partnership Gives Nearly 300 Washington School Districts Access to Edmentum’s Online Curriculum

WSIPC member districts can now use Plato Courseware to expand their course offerings, support student credit recovery
Edmentum, a leading provider of online learning solutions, has partnered with the Washington School Information Processing Cooperative (WSIPC) to offer its Plato Courseware solution to more than 300 WSIPC member school districts in Washington.