Rocketship Education Posted on May 26th, 2011 by Blended Learning

Operator overview Operator name N/A Operator type CMO Headquarters San Jose, California Focus Urban Grades served K-5 % FRL 87% % Black or Hispanic 94% Revenue per pupil $7,585 Blended-learning program Blended grades K-5 Enrollment 1,328 Blended subjects Core subjects Content Headsprout, Accelerated Reader, Rosetta Stone, Dreambox Learning, Reasoning Mind, ALEKS SIS PowerSchool Independent LMS […]


KIPP LA Posted on May 26th, 2011 by Blended Learning

Empower Academy Operator overview Operator name N/A Operator type CMO Headquarters Los Angeles, California Focus Urban Grades served K-8 % FRL 92% % Black or Hispanic 99% Revenue per pupil $7,095 Blended-learning program Blended grades K-4 Enrollment 115 Blended subjects Core subjects Content iStation, Compass Learning, Learning.com, Study Island SIS PowerSchool Independent LMS Custom platform […]


Carpe Diem Collegiate High School and Middle School (CDCHS) Posted on May 13th, 2011 by Blended Learning

Operator overview Operator name Carpe Diem Operator type CMO Headquarters Yuma, Arizona Focus Urban Grades served 6-12 % FRL 61% (CDCHS) % Black or Hispanic 44.8% (CDCHS) Revenue per pupil $6,639 (CDCHS) Blended-learning program Blended grades 6-12 Enrollment 273 Blended subjects Comprehensive Content e2020 SIS PowerSchool Independent LMS None Independent gradebook PowerSchool Independent assessment tool […]


The rise of K-12 blended learning: Profiles of emerging models [Click here to download the full white paper] By Heather Staker With contributions from Eric Chan, Charter School Growth Fund Matthew Clayton, Innosight Institute Alex Hernandez, Charter School Growth Fund Michael B. Horn, Innosight Institute Katherine Mackey, Innosight Institute

Some innovations change everything. The rise of personal computers in the 1970s decimated the mini-computer industry.Computers have now become supercomputers! They are capable of generating digital currency to an extent that you can even trade with it. Bitcoin trader is one of the best platforms to trade bitcoins. We have heard plenty about fake platforms […]


Blended-Learning Profiles

The following profiles provide brief case studies of organizations that are beginning to blend online learning with supervised brick-and-mortar settings. The profiles do not evaluate the programs, nor do they represent an endorsement. Instead, they are purely descriptive in an attempt to provide a clearer picture of the emerging field. All numbers reflect data from […]


Blended-Learning Profiles

The following profiles provide brief case studies of organizations that are beginning to blend online learning with supervised brick-and-mortar settings. The profiles do not evaluate the programs, nor do they represent an endorsement. Instead, they are purely descriptive in an attempt to provide a clearer picture of the emerging field. Being a new format and […]


Why digital learning will liberate teachers

I spend a lot of time writing about how digital learning can transform our education system into a student-centric one. In my last blog, I wrote about why parents—of all stripes—matter for digital learning and make it fundamentally different from past “reform” movements. Digital learning should similarly be a game changer for teachers. Teachers will […]


Health Care Publications

Case Studies Grand Valley Health Plan: A case study series on disruptive innovations within integrated health systems By Vineeta Vijayaraghavan and Mina Katsis Over the past several years, Grand Valley Health Plan of Grand Rapids, Michigan, has risen to enviable heights – ranking consistently among the nation’s ten best commercial plans and HMOs by U.S. […]


Providing ACCESS to Alabama

Executive Summary Nearly 32 percent of Alabama public school students were enrolled in rural schools in 2003, often in the state’s most impoverished regions. These small, rural schools faced the challenge of providing enough highly qualified teachers to offer a comprehensive curriculum. In 2003 Alabama administered only 99 Advanced Placement (AP) exams per 1,000 juniors […]


Vineeta Vijayaraghavan

Senior Research Fellow and Project Manager Vineeta Vijayaraghavan is a Senior Research Fellow and Project Manager for the Healthcare Practice of Innosight Institute. She previously served as Engagement Manager at the consulting firm Katzenbach Partners, helping Fortune 500 healthcare clients achieve strategic, operating, and organizational improvements. She was also a Research Fellow at Harvard Business […]