Florida districts turn to Odysseyware for career and technical education support

Lauren Williams's picture
Monday, November 18, 2013

Several districts in Florida have chosen the online Career and Technical Education (CTE) curriculum from Odysseyware to prepare their students for life after graduation. Administrators in Seminole, Orange, Sumter and Hernando Counties have chosen the web-based platform offered by Odysseyware as their partner in CTE.

With the renewed interest and necessity of college and career readiness offerings, districts are searching for a partner that can help their students and support their administrations’ goals. These influential counties in Florida have found that and more in Odysseyware.

Currently, Odysseyware offers 39 CTE courses housed in five career clusters; Business Management and Administration, Hospitality and Tourism, Human Services, Information Technology and Health Science, with courses being added regularly to its already robust course offerings. Courses in two new career clusters, agriculture and STEM, will be released in early 2014.

Using Odysseyware’s fully customizable platform, teachers can adapt and author coursework to meet each student’s individual learning styles and personalize curriculum to meet unique student needs.

“The economic challenges of the past few years have thrown a spotlight on the importance of college and career readiness, 21st century skills, and for students of today to be prepared and confident entering the workforce. Odysseyware is thrilled to partner with districts like Orange, Seminole, Sumter and Hernando Counties to support their vision of preparing every graduate for life after graduation,” said Odysseyware President, Kevin Youngblood.

The CTE courses offered by Odysseyware are part of an ever expanding online curriculum designed by educators to support the acquisition of core academic, employability, and job-specific technical skills, ensuring each student is fully prepared to step into the workforce or post-secondary education.

To learn more, visit Odysseyware at www.odysseyware.com or call 877-795-8904.

About Odysseyware:

Headquartered in Chandler, Arizona, Odysseyware is an innovative, multimedia-enriched online curriculum for grades 3-12. Completely web-based, it provides 21st century educational solutions by offering the core subjects of history and geography, math, language arts, and science along with enriching electives and placement testing. More than 300,000 students across the United States have connected with self-directed learning through Odysseyware. This curriculum is sold directly through regional education specialists.