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CTE by the Numbers

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Sarah Cornelius

The economy is changing—and education must change along with it in order to prepare students for success in the workforce. Career Technical Education (CTE) is one of the biggest and most promising trends in education for just that reason. But what do CTE courses actually encompass? And why all the hype about them? Let’s look at the numbers to understand.

Edmentum is Expanding CTE

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Vanessa Berentson

We are excited to announce we will offer over 70 Career Technical Education (CTE) courses by the 2015-16 school year to offer your students new ways to explore career options and receive training.

Teacher Shortages in Small School Districts

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Scott Lobdell

In Oklahoma, the teacher shortage is such a critical issue that the State Superintendent of Public Instruction, Janet Barresi, called on the state legislature to act. The issue of teacher shortages is not only an issue there but also is a problem for small, often rural, school districts in many other states.

Required Student Interaction and Online Courses

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Shane Dennison

Live chat, class discussion boards, email, webinars, and virtual field trips are all samples of online course interactions that have become staples over the past 10 years. Are they all needed for online student success? Or is it primarily the frequency and/or the application of a substantial grade percentage that needs to be changed to existing modes of online interactions between students and instructors?

10 Tips in 10 Minutes: Increase Your Graduation Rates

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Mandy Groen

It’s that time of year—you know which students are on track to graduation and which are not. Students become disconnected from school for many reasons.

Introductory CTE Courses to Pique Middle Schoolers’ Interests

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Vanessa Berentson

In many instances, middle school can be a very stressful time for students.

Quality does matter

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Shane Dennison

Edmentum was recently recognized by the Quality Matters Program.

Students Shine with Plato Courseware

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Jamie Candee

Jamie Candee, SVP Sales and Marketing at Edmentum, continues her blog series on real world challenges in the classroom.

Keeping Students on Track to Graduate

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Jamie Candee

Real world challenges in the classroom: A new blog series by Jamie Candee, SVP Sales and Marketing at Edmentum. 

Change Education with Edmentum: Plato Courseware

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Andrew Plackner

Andrew Plackner, Senior Product Manager at Edmentum,  continues our series ”Change  Education with Edmentum” by introducing Edmentum’s standards based and award winning product,

Tech Insights: New Mobile App

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Paul Johansen

One of the things I enjoy most about my role is getting out and visiting with our customers to see how the technology we are putting in place is helping students learn.

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