Provost Academy Colorado Student and Parent Night Will Open Doors to Online Learning
07/16/2010

Event Brings Teachers and Advisors together with Students and Parents Before Virtual Education Begins

Online PR News – 16-July-2010 – – Provost Academy, Colorado’s new online public high school will provide an opportunity for students and parents to meet with teachers and advisors prior to the start of the new school year on Tuesday, July 20. The event, to be held at the Provost Academy office - 7730 E. Belleview Ave., Suite AG-9, Greenwood Village – will provide interested students and parents a full demonstration of the school’s unique learning experience, which combines a rigorous curriculum with a high-touch approach.

Where & When:

Provost Academy Student and Parent Night
Tuesday, July 20 – 6 to 8 p.m.
7730 E. Belleview Ave., Suite AG-9
Greenwood Village, Colorado

“We are excited to share with students and parents a total hands-on opportunity to see and experience for themselves what Provost Academy can offer in the way of an education option,” said Audie Rubin, Provost Academy Executive Director. “They will find that at Provost Academy, the students will be challenged on a level developed for them.”

Provost Academy, a state-authorized public online school that is free of charge to residents of Colorado, is currently enrolling students in grades 9 through 12 for the school year starting August 2010. Information can be found online at www.co.provostacademy.com or by phone at 888-472-2656.

“Students today want to be active participants in their education,” Rubin said. “They want to learn the same way they live, utilizing an interactive environment in which they can thrive.”

To best demonstrate the full capabilities of online education, one of Provost Academy’s science teachers will conduct a full scientific experience virtually online, from a remote location.

According to Rubin, who formerly was the director of Jefferson County’s online education program, students and their parents are coming to realize the benefits of online education. “I have seen the strides students make in their academic success when they are truly engaged in the online experience, and their education matches their individual learning style.”

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Provost Academy Colorado is an Online Public High School serving grades 9 to 12. It is uniquely designed to offer a challenging and flexible education option for students who want or need something different from traditional high schools. Provost Academy Colorado is the only Online High School in Colorado backed by EdisonLearning, the nation’s largest partner to public school districts and communities, with nearly 20 years of proven experience driving academic results in the K-12 classroom. EdisonLearning has been partnering with charter schools, local districts, and the Department of Education in Colorado since 1996.