Edgenuity Announces Online Video Contest Winners from VA, TX, WI

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Friday, March 8, 2013

Edgenuity, a leading provider of online and blended learning solutions, today announced the winners of its “20/20 Vision” video contest highlighting how online and blended learning solutions are improving academic outcomes for students, teachers, schools and districts across the country. Grand prize winner Henrico County School District in Virginia was awarded a $5,000 technology grant, with runners up Coppell Independent School District of Texas and Mayville School District of Wisconsin receiving software licenses courtesy of Edgenuity to extend online and blended learning solution capabilities to additional students.

“All of the contest participants showcased great examples of the many ways schools can use Edgenuity to engage students and help them achieve their academic goals,” said Sari Factor, CEO of Edgenuity. “We’re thrilled to award the winning schools with additional support to help them continue to drive positive academic results with effective, results-oriented online and blended learning solutions.”

Henrico County’s winning video speaks to how technology is driving personalized learning and tailored instruction that bolsters student performance and understanding. Intervention Specialist Kimberlin Cooke states that through the use of Edgenuity, “Graduation rates are going up by leaps and bounds and the drop-out rate is declining. It’s been rewarding to see how technology can help transform the classroom and empower our students to achieve even more.”

Additional contest winner highlights include:

Coppell Independent School District’s submission shows how Edgenuity is transforming the learning process. Its video, “The Future is Here,” focuses on how online and blended learning solutions help to cultivate self-directed, resourceful problem solvers.

Mayville School District’s submission, entitled “FACES,” demonstrates how Edgenuity provides immediate feedback that motivates students eager to jump ahead as well as those requiring extra support.

To see the full videos, please go to www.edgenuity.com/2020visionwinners.

About Edgenuity

Edgenuity (formerly E2020, Inc) provides engaging online education solutions that propel success for every student, empower every teacher to deliver more effective instruction, and enable schools and districts to meet their academic goals. Edgenuity delivers a range of Core Curriculum, AP®, Elective, Career and Technical Education (CTE), and Credit Recovery courses aligned to the rigor and high expectations of state, Common Core and iNACOL standards and designed to inspire life-long learning. Fully flexible for use in any blended or online learning model, Edgenuity supports an environment where personalized learning is possible. With 185 semester-long courses and growing, Edgenuity has already driven outcomes for more than one million students in schools and districts across the country. For more information, and to see Edgenuity in action visit Edgenuity.com.