The classroom is constantly evolving ... it is incumbent upon education organizations to keep up."
Orlando, FL (PRWEB) March 06, 2014
FLVS Global, a trusted provider of 6th to 12th grade online learning solutions, will host a free webinar offering tips and strategies on how to safeguard academic integrity in online courses. The webinar, which is aimed at teachers and administrators, is open to the public and will take place at 1 p.m. ET on Wed., April 9, 2014.
Florida Virtual School® (FLVS®) Academic Integrity Manager Angie Anastacio will lead the discussion on high-quality instruction and proven techniques and tools FLVS and FLVS Global School use to protect the integrity of its online courses.
The webinar on academic integrity is the second in a series of free webinars FLVS Global is offering. The series covers a variety of topics impacting online and blending learning. In the initial webinar, FLVS Teacher of the Year Shawn Wigg discussed strategies and experiences that have made FLVS a successful online education organization for more than 15 years. For information on the webinars, please visit http://www.flvsglobal.net/webinars.
“The classroom is constantly evolving. What worked 10 years ago does not necessarily apply today, and it is incumbent upon education organizations to keep up,” said Ryan Rogers, director of FLVS Global. “From the strength of our courses to comprehensive student privacy policies, FLVS and FLVS Global lead the way in academic integrity and will continue to examine ways to improve virtual education.”
Following the Academic Integrity webinar, FLVS Global will host three additional webinars in 2014:
- Time Management for Teachers – Wednesday, July 16 at 11 a.m. ET: Former FLVS Teacher of the Year Michelle Licata will share tips for effective time management as an online teacher.
- Best Practices in Hiring – Wednesday, July 16 at 2 p.m. ET: Aimed at administrators, this webinar will focus on best practices in recruiting and retaining a high-quality online work force.
- Best Practices in Facilitating Collaboration in Online or Blended Environments – Wednesday, Oct. 8 at 1 p.m. ET: FLVS Global learning specialists will offer best practices and new tools for implementing successful student collaboration in online and blended learning models.
Established in 2000, FLVS Global is the national and international arm of Florida Virtual School, an award-winning, public school district and international leader in online learning that serves Kindergarten through grade 12.
About FLVS Global
Established in 2000, FLVS Global is a trusted provider of grades 6-12 online learning solutions. It is the national and international arm of Florida Virtual School® (FLVS®), which serves students in grades Kindergarten-12 and provides a variety of custom solutions for schools and districts to meet student needs. FLVS has built a reputation within Florida as an education leader with a history of innovation. Now FLVS Global delivers its innovative courseware, training and expertise to a variety of online and blended programs for schools, districts, states and international agencies. For more information on FLVS Global, visit http://www.flvsglobal.net.
About Florida Virtual School
Florida Virtual School (FLVS) is an established leader in developing and providing virtual Kindergarten-12 education solutions to students all over Florida, the United States and the world. A nationally recognized e-Learning model and recipient of numerous awards, FLVS was founded in 1997 and was the country's first, statewide Internet-based public high school. Today, FLVS serves students in grades Kindergarten-12 and provides a variety of custom solutions for schools and districts to meet student needs. For more information on FLVS, visit http://www.flvs.net.