Edgenuity launches new webinar series and blog

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Thursday, September 5, 2013

Edgenuity, a leading provider of online and blended learning solutions, today announced the launch of its upcoming webinar series, “the Expert Edge,” and its blog, “the Edge.” Both initiatives are focused on elevating the discussion about the future of online and blended learning.

Edgenuity’s webinar series, the Expert Edge, will feature discussions and Q&A with highly-respected thinkers in education and online learning, including:

· Darrell M. West, Director of the Center for Technology Innovation at the Brookings Institution, on “The Power of Technology and the Changing Role of the Teacher” on September 26;

· Rick Hess, Resident Scholar and Director of Education Policy Studies at the American Enterprise Institute, on “The Promise of Personalized Learning to Create Lifelong, Self-Directed Learners” on October 24;

· Amy Murin, Lead Researcher for the annual report Keeping Pace with K-12 Online and Blended Learning, from the Evergreen Education Group, on “Keeping Pace with the K-12 Online and Blended Learning Landscape” on November 14.

Edgenuity’s blog, the Edge, will feature insight from Edgenuity experts on education trends, challenges and solutions, and will provide information that can help schools and districts propel success for every student.

Sari Factor, CEO of Edgenuity, Inc., commented, “Online and blended learning is increasingly in the spotlight, creating a pressing need for dialogue about how these models can help teachers and students achieve better outcomes. With the launch of our blog and webinar series, we hope to drive a candid, in-depth discussion about how online and blended learning programs can better prepare all students for college and career.”

To read and subscribe to Edgenuity’s blog, please visit http://blog.edgenuity.com/. To register for the September webinar with Darrell M. West, click here. To register for the October webinar with Rick Hess, click here. To register for the November webinar with Amy Murin, click here.

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.