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Eighth Graders Using STEMscopes Achieve Higher Science Proficiency Rates on STAAR

Nref Businesswire - Thu, 06/16/2022 - 08:28
HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #STAAR--School districts that used STEMscopes Texas for 8th grade science instruction outperformed other districts on the 2020-21 STAAR assessment.
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NoRedInk Survey of 60,000 Students Reveals That Practice Is Key to Increasing Writing Confidence

Nref Businesswire - Wed, 06/15/2022 - 14:25
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #K12--Writing is a critical skill for success in school and beyond, but how do students feel about their writing? A new survey from NoRedInk, a provider of adaptive online writing curriculum, reveals that student writing confidence decreases with each successive grade level. The nationwide survey also uncovered several other findings that educators may find informative as they plan for the 2022-23 school year. Leveraging its presence in over 60% of U.S. school district
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Springfield Public Schools Selects Naviance by PowerSchool to Ensure Postsecondary Success for Students

Nref Businesswire - Wed, 06/15/2022 - 14:25
FOLSOM, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PowerSchool (NYSE: PWSC), the leading provider of cloud-based software for K-12 education in North America, today announced Springfield Public Schools (SPS) in Springfield, Missouri has selected Naviance by PowerSchool as the district’s college, career, and life readiness (CCLR) education technology solution. Alongside SPS' positive experience using PowerSchool eSchoolPlus SIS and PowerSchool Unified Talent™, Naviance will be able to provide intuitive self-disco
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She Runs It and digitalundivided Create a Customized START Program to Propel Women of Color Entrepreneurs in Marketing, Media, and Tech

Nref Businesswire - Wed, 06/15/2022 - 14:25
NEWARK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--She Runs It, a 501c3 organization that champions women across the marketing industry, announced a partnership with digitalundivided, the leading non-profit leveraging data, programs, and advocacy to catalyze economic growth for Latina and Black women entrepreneurs, to launch the She Runs It x digitalundivided: START Program. This new program is an early-stage, start-up accelerator modeled on digitalundivided’s decade-long history of providing coaching, mentorship,
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Insight School of Michigan Celebrates Class of 2022 Commencement

Nref Businesswire - Wed, 06/15/2022 - 11:25
LANSING, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)---- $LRN #CapandGown--After two years of questions and distractions, the students of Insight School of Michigan (ISMI), an online public school serving 9-12 grade students throughout the state since 2013, will soon move forward to begin the rest of their lives. Insight School of Michigan will celebrate its graduates in person with a commencement ceremony on June 18th, 2022 at 12:00 PM (ET). The virtual ceremony will take place on June 17th at 5:00 PM. RSVP for the virtual ceremony he
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LIFT Academy Flight Training Program Expands Partnership With Diamond Aircraft Industries With Additional Aircraft Order

Nref Businesswire - Tue, 06/14/2022 - 11:21
INDIANAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #flighttraining--LIFT Academy took delivery of an additional Diamond training aircraft this week, growing its Diamond Aircraft Industries fleet to 47 aircraft.
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Colbeck Capital Provides Support to Cents Ability

Nref Businesswire - Mon, 06/13/2022 - 20:19
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Colbeck Capital Management, a leading, middle-market private credit manager focused on strategic lending, is proud to support Cents Ability, a nonprofit organization with a mission of promoting financial literacy. Focused on teens and high school students by teaching them how to achieve their goals through responsible financial management, Cents Ability’s programs rely heavily on donations and supporters. All proceeds are put toward helping empower the next generation
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Students From Insight Schools of California Are Ready To Be Celebrated with the Graduation Ceremony They Earned

Nref Businesswire - Mon, 06/13/2022 - 14:19
SIMI VALLEY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)---- $LRN #Classof22--The future is definitely bright for students from Insight Schools of California (ISCA), an online public school serving students in grades 9-12 throughout the state. ISCA will celebrate its graduates with two in-person events and one online commencement ceremony this week and next. Details for the graduations can be found below or on ISCA’s Facebook page. “We’re so happy our students made it to this point. It’s been a rough few years for us all, and I know
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CYBER.ORG Announces Creation of National Cybersecurity Education Month in June to Expand K-12 Cybersecurity Education and Diversify the Talent Pipeline

Nref Businesswire - Mon, 06/13/2022 - 11:18
BOSSIER CITY, La.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CYBER.ORG – a workforce development organization funded through the Cybersecurity Education and Training Assistance Program (CETAP) grant from the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) – today kicked off the inaugural National Cybersecurity Education Month in June. The month-long event will raise awareness of K-12 cybersecurity education and introduce students to the power of cybersecurity careers to bolster the U.S. cybersecurity workforce.
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University of Phoenix Progresses Skills-tagged Curriculum and Digital Badging to Meet Working Adult Learners’ Need to Demonstrate Skills Attainment for Workplace Relevancy and Opportunity

Nref Businesswire - Mon, 06/13/2022 - 11:18
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--University of Phoenix is participating this week in the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) Conference, Booth #4664, and sharing details regarding the progress of its skills-tagged curriculum and digital badging, and the issuing of over 12,000 badges in the last nine (9) months, for skills obtained in undergraduate, graduate, and professional development courses. Currently, more than 85% of University of Phoenix programs open for new enrollment are now skills
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n2y® Recognized by SIIA as Company of the Year

Nref Businesswire - Fri, 06/10/2022 - 14:01
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--n2y has been named Company of the Year for 2022 as part of the annual SIIA CODiE Awards. The CODiE Awards recognize the companies producing the most innovative business technology products across the country, and around the world. “Winning Company of the Year is a tremendous honor for us,” said Ed Holmes, n2y CEO. “We love empowering children, families, and educators with our learning solutions and are pleased to receive industry recognition for our efforts. One of
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Minnesota Virtual Academy Celebrates Class of 2022 with a Long-Awaited Commencement Ceremony

Nref Businesswire - Fri, 06/10/2022 - 11:01
HOUSTON, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)---- $LRN #CapandGown--After two years of questions and distractions, the students of Minnesota Virtual Academy, an online public school serving students throughout the state, are looking excited to move forward with their lives. Minnesota Virtual Academy will celebrate its graduates in person with a commencement ceremony on June 12th, 2pm CST. The virtual ceremony is on June 14th, 2pm CST. A link to a livestream of the ceremony will be available at MNVA’s Facebook page. “Our students
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Students From iQ Academy of California - Los Angeles To Be Celebrated with the In-Person Graduation Ceremony They Earned

Nref Businesswire - Thu, 06/09/2022 - 13:54
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)---- $LRN #Classof22--After two years of questions and distractions, the students from iQ Academy of California – Los Angeles (iQLA), an online public school serving K-12 students throughout the state, will celebrate its graduates with an in-person commencement ceremony this Monday. The graduation will take place at the Brea Community Center at 11AM. Details for the graduation can be found below or on iQLA’s Facebook page. iQLA is proud to graduate approximately 83 students and has incr
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Insight School of Minnesota Celebrates Class of 2022 With a Long Awaited Commencement Ceremony

Nref Businesswire - Thu, 06/09/2022 - 10:53
BROOKLYN CENTER, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)---- $LRN #CapGown--After two years of questions and distractions, the students of Insight School of Minnesota (ISMN) are looking forward to getting on with their lives. Insight School of Minnesota will celebrate its graduates in person with a commencement ceremony on June 11th 2022, at 1 PM. The virtual ceremony will be on June 13th 2022, at 6 PM. “Our students have overcome the struggles the pandemic introduced and the last couple of years took all their strength and effo
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Texas Virtual Academy at Hallsville Recognizes Graduating Seniors

Nref Businesswire - Thu, 06/09/2022 - 10:53
LEWISVILLE, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Texas Virtual Academy at Hallsville (TVAH), a tuition-free online public school program of the Hallsville Independent School District, will celebrate the Class of 2022 with an in-person graduation ceremony on Sunday, June 19, 2022. This year, TVAH will graduate more than 1,200 students. Collectively, the Class of 2022 reports receiving scholarships of more than $2 million. Graduates have also been accepted to trade schools, colleges, and universities across t
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Insight Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School Students are Ready to Take Charge

Nref Businesswire - Thu, 06/09/2022 - 10:53
EXTON, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Even amidst a pandemic that shadowed half of their high school career, the graduating class of Insight Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School (ISPA), an online public school serving students throughout the state, has a lot to celebrate this year. Insight PA will celebrate its graduates with an in-person prom and commencement ceremony this weekend. Insight PA’s first ever prom will be on June 10th at the Lancaster Marriott. The school will then hold an in-person commencem
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Vylla Home Introduces Military to Real Estate Career Professional Program

Nref Businesswire - Thu, 06/09/2022 - 07:53
ALISO VIEJO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Vylla Home, the nationwide real estate brokerage of The Carrington Companies, recently introduced the Military to Real Estate Career Professional Program, which provides Veterans who are transitioning from military service with support that is integral to achieving a thriving career as an agent with Vylla Home. “Carrington’s commitment to Veterans is ongoing and unwavering,” says Bruce Rose, CEO and Founder of The Carrington Companies. “Vylla Home’s Militar
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Goddard Systems, Inc. Celebrates Extraordinary Early Childhood Educators from Across the Country

Nref Businesswire - Wed, 06/08/2022 - 19:51
KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #GoddardSchool--Goddard Systems, Inc. Celebrates Extraordinary Early Childhood Educators from Across the Country
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Texas Online Preparatory School Celebrates Class of 2022 Commencement

Nref Businesswire - Wed, 06/08/2022 - 19:51
LEWISVILLE, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Texas Online Preparatory School (TOPS), a public school authorized by the Huntsville Independent School District, will celebrate the Class of 2022 during an in-person commencement ceremony on Sunday, June 19, 2022. Collectively, the Class of 2022 – which includes more than 400 graduates – reports being awarded more than $1.2 million in scholarships and awards. “Throughout the entirety of our students’ academic journeys, our teachers and staff have championed
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Trellix Partners with Hispanic Alliance for Career Enhancement to Boost Cybersecurity Workforce

Nref Businesswire - Tue, 06/07/2022 - 16:49
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Trellix, the cybersecurity company delivering the future of extended detection and response (XDR), today announced a partnership with the Hispanic Alliance for Career Enhancement (HACE) to launch a comprehensive mentorship and educational program. “The facts show cybersecurity is a desert for diversity,” said Michael Alicea, CHRO at Trellix. “Our mission is to power a resilient, thriving world and this cannot be done in siloes. Partnering with organizations like
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