New Apex Learning Adaptive Tutorials Target Student Learning Gaps

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Adaptive remediation ensures students are prepared for grade-level content

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A recent study of Tutorials found that student performance increased by 20 percentile points from pre-test to post-test.

Apex Learning, the leading provider of blended and virtual learning solutions to the nation’s schools, today announced an added level of personalized learning available for the innovative Tutorials product. The new adaptive Tutorials identify learning gaps and provide the remedial instruction necessary to prepare each student to master grade-level content.

“Gaps in prior learning are the reason many students struggle in school,” said Cheryl Vedoe, CEO, Apex Learning. “The challenge teachers have is the gaps are different from one student to the next. The new Tutorials with adaptive remediation make it possible for teachers to support each student with a personalized learning plan.”

Tutorials have been proven to increase student learning. A recent study of Tutorials found that student performance increased by 20 percentile points from pre-test to post-test. Now with adaptive remediation, Tutorials present prerequisite content to each student at just the point it’s needed, supporting more students in achieving success in grade-level content.

Adaptive Tutorials will be available in June 2016. Tutorials are currently offered for 6th through 12th grade English and math and high school U.S. history, and biology. College Readiness Tutorials for the SAT, ACT, ACCUPLACER and TSI as well as GED are also available. For more information contact 1.800.453.1454 or visit: http://www.apexlearning.com/curriculum/tutorials.

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 to get students back on track for on-time graduation. The company’s latest digital learning solution —Tutorials —ensure all students are prepared for high-stakes exams, provide remediation and enhance initial instruction.

Apex Learning, headquartered in Seattle, is accredited by AdvancED and its courses are approved for National Collegiate Athletic Association eligibility. For more information, visit http://www.apexlearning.com or call 1.800.453.1454.

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