Standards

How Edmentum Courseware Is Meeting University of California “a-g” Standards

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Shane Dennison

Edmentum works closely with the University of California and the California DOE to make sure that our online courses meet the rigorous "a-g" standards designed to ensure that students attain the breadth and depth of general knowledge to be successful in advanced studies.

Edmentum and the iNACOL Standards for Online Learning

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Thomas Boe

The iNACOL standards for online learning have become the yardstick that K-12 schools across the country use to evaluate online materials. At Edmentum, we're committed to meeting and exceeding those standards in all of our courses.

Edmentum’s Commitment to Quality Content: Highlighting our State & Third Party Course Approvals

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Brianna Pyka

We work hard to make sure our Plato Courseware online courses are up to date with relevant standards, and regularly submit our courses to be reviewed by state departments of education and independent national review organizations to be placed on both recommended and required course lists.

ISTE Seal of Alignment: How EdOptions Academy Maps to the ISTE Standards

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Brianna Pyka

ISTE's Seal of Alignment for Readiness indicates that EdOptions Academy courses focus on teaching students to effectively use technology, and build the foundational technology skills needed to support the ISTE Standards.

Edmentum Plato Courses Receive iNACOL Standards Approval

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Brianna Pyka

Recenty, over 150 Plato Courseware online courses received a stamp of approval for alignment with iNACOL standards for quality content, instructional design, technology, assessment, and course management.

[ISTE Standards] Answers to Today's Education Whys

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Mindy Frisbee

We welcome Mindy Frisbee of ISTE as a guest author on our blog to offer a close look at the ISTE standards, the ISTE Seal of Alignment, and how Edmentum's EdOptions Academy fits within both programs.

Edmentum's Partnership with WebbAlign, Part 3: A Conversation on DOK, Assessment, and Edtech

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Sara Christopherson

This post is the final installment in a series with the team at WebbAlign, a leading provider of research and training in assessment and standards alignment using Webb’s depth of knowledge (DOK

Edmentum’s Partnership with WebbAlign, Part 2: DOK Training & Professional Development

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Christy Spivey

In part 2 of our series with WebbAlign, Edmentum's Curriculum Director discusses her department's recent DOK training with the WebbAlign team and how they are incorporating what they learned into our online solutions.

Study Island’s Evolution

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Shannon LaBree

Since it was developed 16 years ago Study Island has evolved to become a rigorous and engaging standards-mastery solution tailored to teachers and students in all 50 states.

[Bett Show 2016] What We Learned at the U.K.’s Premier Edtech Event

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Kristie Lindell

A couple of weeks ago we were lucky enough to attend the Bett Show, an annual gathering of thousands of educators and edtech professionals from around the world. Here's a recap of three important themes we heard about that are as relevant abroad as they are here.

Edmentum’s Partnership with WebbAlign, Part 1: The Language of DOK

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Sara Christopherson

Today, we're kicking off a series with the WebbAlign team, the leading provider of training in assessment and standards alignment using the depth of knowledge (DOK) framework.

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