|By PR Newswire||
|February 13, 2014 07:20 AM EST||
SEATTLE, Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To address the state's standards, Apex Learning, the leading provider of blended and virtual learning solutions to the nation's schools, announced new courses specifically aligned to the Common Core Georgia Performance Standards for Mathematics: Georgia Coordinate Algebra, Analytic Geometry and Advanced Algebra courses.
These new math courses are in addition to the forty-eight Apex Learning courses already approved by the Georgia State Department of Education as recommended learning resources for the state's schools. Apex Learning is the only provider approved for Advanced Placement courses. Approved courses address content areas including English language arts, math, reading skills, world languages, social studies, fine arts, health and physical education.
"The Georgia-specific math courses are aligned to the state's new standards and designed to support all students, including those who are struggling, on pace to graduate or accelerating their learning," said Cynthia Rogan, VP of marketing for Apex Learning.
About Apex Learning
Nearly two decades ago Apex Learning emerged as a leader in digital learning for secondary education, developing online Advanced Placement courses to provide students who would otherwise not have access the opportunity to take rigorous, college-level courses. Recognizing the challenges schools face in meeting the needs of every student — from those struggling to stay on track for graduation to those capable of accelerating their learning — the company continues to develop innovative, digital learning solutions to support teachers and provide every student with the opportunity to excel beyond his or her expectations.
Today Apex Learning offers a comprehensive catalog of rigorous, standards-based online courses that meet high school graduation requirements. Apex Learning comprehensive courses are used by schools nationwide for both initial credit and credit recovery. The company's latest digital learning solution —Tutorials — are a key component of effective blended learning, providing classroom teachers with the critical resources they need to meet the needs of all students including preparation for high stakes assessments, targeted intervention and just-in-time remediation and enhanced instruction for all students.
Apex Learning, headquartered in Seattle, is accredited by the Northwest Accreditation Commission and its courses are approved for National Collegiate Athletic Association eligibility. For more information, visit www.apexlearning.com or call 1.800.453.1454.
SOURCE Apex Learning