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K12 CEO, Nate Davis, Tops The Edvocate’s List of 2018 Education Technology Influencers

K12 Inc. Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of Directors, Nate Davis, ranks number one on The Edvocate’s 2018 EdTech 20: a global annual ranking of leading industry influencers.

“Mr. Davis is the person responsible for K12’s meteoric rise over the last decade,” said Matthew Lynch, Editor of The Edvocate. “Influencers are well-known throughout the EdTech landscape and have a global impact. K12’s ability to deliver personalized learning at scale to over 2,000 schools and districts makes Mr. Davis the obvious choice to top our list this year.”

Davis will share insights gained over the nearly ten years he has served in leadership positions at K12 Inc. at the ninth annual ASU + GSV Summit. Entitled, “Personalized Learning 2.0: What We’ve Learned and Where We’re Headed,” Davis will also preview the innovations that will transform learning for online and blended students in the near future. Davis will be joined by K12 Inc. President of Academics, Policy, and Schools, Kevin P. Chavous, who will deliver an introduction.

“A one-size-fits-all approach to education isn’t the answer for serving the diverse needs of all students,” said Davis. “Kevin and I are excited to preview how advancements in adaptive curriculum, gamification, and immersive learning, among other technologies, will engage students like never before, regardless of zip code.”

EVENT: ASU + GSV Summit; Personalized Learning 2.0

WHEN: Wednesday, April 18, 2018; 2:00 – 2:30 PM

WHERE: Manchester Grand Hyatt; Seaport Ballroom G; 1 Market Pl, San Diego, CA 92101

About K12 Inc.:

K12 Inc. (NYSE: LRN) is driving innovation and advancing the quality of education by delivering state-of-the-art, digital learning platforms and technology to students and school districts across the globe. K12’s curriculum serves over 2,000 schools and school districts and has delivered millions of courses over the past decade. K12 provides online and blended education solutions to charter schools, public school districts, private schools, and directly to families. The K12 program is offered through more than 70 partner public schools, and through school districts and public and private schools serving students in all 50 states and more than 100 countries. More information can be found at K12.com.

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