EdisonLearning Expands Career and Technical Education (CTE) Program for High School Students

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EdisonLearning, a leading provider of digital learning solutions for grades 6-12, is expanding its Career-Oriented Online Courses (CTE) curriculum.

Our Career and Technical Education (CTE) courses provide the opportunity to explore personalized pathways through interactive and reflective course content.

— Thom Jackson, President and CEO of EdisonLearning

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA, USA, April 28, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — EdisonLearning, a longtime innovator in public education and the leading provider of digital learning solutions for students in grades 6-12 year, adds to its Career-Oriented Curriculum (CTE) Online Course Program, to help students prepare for industry certifications, engage in career exploration, learn about technologies to come and examine the impact of these subjects on our society and our economy.

“Whether a student is planning to enroll in college, enter the workforce, or have not yet determined their next step,” says Thom Jackson, President and CEO of EdisonLearning, “our Career and Technical Education (CTE) courses provide the opportunity to explore pathways through interactive and reflective course content.

According to a study by the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD), 93% of high school students in CTE programs graduate on time, significantly higher than the national rate of 84.6%. ASCD research also indicates that 81% of high school dropouts “indicated that relevant and real learning opportunities would have kept them in high school.”*

Mr. Jackson also observed, “The effect of learning loss due to COVID has impacted the ability of many high school students to chart a course toward a productive future. Therefore, EdisonLearning’s new CTE courses, in addition to our current curriculum, are designed to open the door for these young people to have promising career opportunities and be contributing members of society. .

The following new courses bring EdisonLearning’s total career and technical education (CTE) offerings to 40 courses and 18 certification programs in architecture and construction; Arts, audiovisual technology and communication; business management and administration; Finance; Education and Training/Human Services; Health Sciences; Computer science; STEM; and Transportation, distribution and logistics.

• Adobe Certified Professional in Premiere Pro
• Microsoft Office Specialist Certification: Excel Associate
• Microsoft Office Specialist Certification: PowerPoint Associate
• Microsoft Office Specialist Certification: Word Associate
• Cisco Certified Network Associate
• Business marketing on social networks

All Career and Technical Education (CTE) courses are part of EdisonLearning’s more than 150 comprehensive online courses in core and elective subjects from grades 6-12, plus, social-emotional learning (SEL) and student empowerment content, and nearly 50 project-based integrated learning courses. (PBL) mastery-oriented units.

In addition to the virtual online classes that EdisonLearning provides to individual schools and districts, the company offers parents and students an engaging home learning experience through EdisonLearnNow.®.

*https://www.ascd.org/el/articles/career-and-technical-education-is-the-best-preparation-for-graduation

About EdisonLearning

EdisonLearning brings together teaching best practices, developed over three decades of supporting schools, with blended solutions designed by educators to meet students where they are and give them the education they need and they deserve. The company’s comprehensive content, resources and support include more than 150 comprehensive online courses in core and elective subjects, as well as vocational and technical training and social-emotional learning; actionable learning analytics dashboards and blockchain-enabled micro-credentials; and teachers and educational services counselors who offer personalized support to students. The guiding objective behind all of EdisonLearning’s work is to ensure equitable access and opportunity for every learner. Learn more at www.edisonlearning.com

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