Fully accredited online private school kicks off school year with high marks on annual Parent Satisfaction Survey
COLUMBIA, Md., Aug. 29, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Students from around the world logged on to their virtual classrooms today for their first day of the 2022-23 school year at Pearson Online Academy, a leading U.S.-based accredited virtual private school serving students in grades K-12 across the country and abroad. Operated by experts in virtual learning, the international school offers a highly effective and individualized alternative to traditional private or international homeschooling programs. Pearson Online Academy, which serves students in more than 66 countries, delivers an affordable online education and prepares students for future success.
With nearly 1,200 students globally, Pearson Online Academy remains an optimum choice for families seeking an individualized learning approach or alternative option to in-person learning. Pearson Online Academy students work one-on-one with certified teachers to develop customized learning programs that allow them to foster their strengths and passions and ultimately excel. Families choose the international private online school for its rigorous, high-quality curriculum, flexible, and individualized learning approach with a dynamic schedule, and overall exceptional online learning experience.
"We're excited to welcome new and returning students back for another successful year at Pearson Online Academy," said Hannah Rinehart, school director of Pearson Online Academy. "We empower our students to start the new school year strong and explore ways they can reach their full potential. At Pearson Online Academy, we're dedicated to providing our tried-and-true online learning experience that delivers real results all while supporting our students every step of the way."
Results from a recently released 2021-2022 Parents Satisfaction Survey, an annual third-party survey that provides families with the opportunity to review their experience with Pearson Online Academy, reinforce why the school is a top choice for families seeking alternatives to in-person learning or simply a more individualized learning model. According to the survey results:
- 97% of parents feel more involved in their student's education
- 95% of parents agree that Pearson Online Academy is preparing their child for college and/or career success
- 93% of parents agree that the curriculum is high quality
Beyond its rigorous curriculum, which includes innovative and diverse courses including foreign languages, STEM and web design, Pearson Online Academy offers an outstanding college preparatory curriculum where accelerated high school students have three options for earning college credit. Qualified students can take Advanced Placement courses and earn college credit through an Advanced Placement Exam score of three or higher. Additionally, Pearson Online Academy offers two College Success Programs:
Course-Based Option: The Accelerated Pathways program gives students access to a wide variety of college courses and earn credits that transfer to thousands of colleges and university across the United States while also meeting Pearson Online Academy's graduation requirements. Open to all high school students in grades 9-12 that fit eligibility requirements, this flexible option includes both instructor-facilitated and self-paced courses.
Certificate Option: Offered in partnership with American Public University, this instructor-led online certificate program is open to eligible students in grades 11 and 12 who prefer a more structured and curated learning experience. APU online certificate programs are available for students seeking a short program focused on in-depth career exploration or knowledge of a specific discipline, including Homeland Security, Real Estate Management, Visual Communications, Fire Science, E-Commerce or Space Studies.
Pearson Online Academy tuition includes the cost for all Advanced Placement courses, as well as up to 18 credits for either College Success Program.
Enrollment is currently open for the 2022-23 school year. Families can receive 10% off tuition and waived application fees when enrolled by August 29, 2022. Pearson Online Academy encourages interested families to attend an online information session where they can ask questions and determine if virtual school is a right fit for their student.
For more information about Pearson Online Academy's online schooling for grades K-12, families can visit the school's website or contact an admissions advisor at 1-888-918-7285.
About Pearson Online Academy
Pearson Online Academy is an accredited, online private school serving students in grades K-12 throughout the United States and abroad. Recognizing individualized instruction as the key to student academic and personal success, Pearson Online Academy's highly trained, certified teachers offer instruction tailored to each student's strengths and challenges using an award-winning computer-based curriculum, real-time instruction, and time-tested course materials from leading publishers. Pearson Online Academy currently serves students in 66 different countries around the world and is part of the global learning company Pearson. For more information, visit https://www.pearsononlineacademy.com/.
Aureal Cordero, Pearson Online Academy, 310-496-4464, [email protected]
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