TEMPE, ARIZONA—January 27,2020— ASU Prep Digital announced today it has chosen Athena Scholastic to help train its teachers. Athena’s Educator Success Microlearning Program will allow ASU Prep Digital teachers to stay on the cutting edge of education while controlling their own pace and path of learning.
The program is divided into suites of courses designed to help learners refresh fundamental education knowledge through research-based, engaging, online courses. Relevant content is broken down into bite-sized responsive courses that take approximately 15 to 30 minutes to complete. Each course uses pedagogy best practices and includes activities and assessments which can be completed on the learner’s schedule via any device.
“Our hope is that the knowledge gained from these courses will increase our teacher effectiveness and improve student achievement,” said Jill Rogier, ASU Prep Digital Executive Director.
About ASU Prep Digital
ASU Prep Digital is a college prep option where online high school and university courses converge in a unique learning opportunity for all students. This accredited, rigorous virtual school program prepares students for college acceptance and encourages them to start earning credit toward college majors and careers in an increasingly interconnected environment.
About Athena Scholastic
Athena Scholastic is an educational consulting firm with over 35 years of combined experience in curriculum development, instructional design, and professional development. Specializing in curriculum development in brick-and-mortar, online, post-secondary education, and industry.