Online curriculum provider introduces job training in STEM, agriculture
(CHANDLER, Ariz.) Jan. 08, 2014 – To prepare online learners for life after graduation, Odysseyware has added two new Career and Technical Education courses to its already robust CTE portfolio. The courses are: Introduction to STEM and Introduction to Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources. 14 additional AG and STEM courses are slated for introduction in early 2014.
Odysseyware, leading provider of online curriculum for K12 education, offers courses in 7 CTE career clusters including Business Management and Administration, Hospitality and Tourism, Health Science, Human Services, Information Technology, STEM and Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources. The company continues to regularly add new courses, both in CTE and other academic areas.
“We want to help students discover a career they’re passionate about, and we’re proud to offer more CTE courses in more career paths than any other online curriculum provider in K12,” said Susan Johnson, VP of Curriculum Development for Odysseyware. “The demand for future employees qualified in both STEM and Agriculture will continue to grow, and we look forward to partnering with schools and districts to ensure their students are ready to fill those in-demand positions when they graduate.”
Every course is designed by educators to help students acquire core academic skills, and even the design of the platform itself has been updated. Odysseyware kicked off 2014 with the launch of its new Student User Interface, created to make online learning even more enjoyable and intuitive for every user.
Headquartered in Chandler, Arizona, Odysseyware is an innovative, multimedia-enriched online curriculum. Completely web-based, Odysseyware provides 21st century educational solutions by offering the core subjects of history and geography, math, language arts, and science along with enriching electives, CTE, placement testing, diagnostics and professional development. More than 300,000 students across the United States have connected with self-directed learning through Odysseyware. This curriculum is sold directly through regional education specialists. To learn more, visit www.odysseyware.com or call 877.795.8904.