Wichita Public Schools’ Learning Centers

Executive Summary In the fall of 1999, Wichita Public Schools launched a dropout-recovery and credit-recovery program, called the Learning Centers, in response to the district’s low graduation rate. The program used a disruptive innovation—computer-based learning—to enable high school dropouts of all ages to work toward earning high school diplomas and current high school students to […]


Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools Virtual Learning Posted on May 26th, 2011 by Blended Learning

Operator overview Operator name Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools Operator type District Headquarters Nashville, Tennessee Focus General Grades served PreK-12 % FRL 72% % Black or Hispanic 63% Revenue per pupil $8,180 Blended-learning program Blended grades 7-12 Enrollment ~500 Blended subjects Comprehensive Content Pearson, Aventa Learning SIS Pearson’s Chancery SMS Independent LMS Blackboard Independent gradebook Gradespeed […]