CareerSource Suncoast and ed2go/Cengage Learning Offer High School Diploma Opportunities to Adults in Sarasota and Manatee Counties

First Regional Workforce Board in Florida to Provide Career Online High School Program for Residents

CareerSource Suncoast LogoBradenton, FLA, Sarasota, FLA, Venice FLA and Boston, MASS, July 20, 2016 — ed2go/Cengage Learning and CareerSource Suncoast have partnered to provide community members with the opportunity to earn an accredited high school diploma and credentialed career certificate through Career Online High School (COHS). The COHS program is designed to reengage adults into the education system and prepare them for entry into post-secondary career education and the workforce. With twenty scholarships now available to residents of Sarasota and Manatee Counties, CareerSource Suncoast is the first regional workforce board in Florida to deliver COHS. Read More…

Posted in Career Online High School, News Announcements on July 25th, 2016.

Walmart and ed2go Deliver High School Diploma and Career Certificate Opportunities for Associates

Career Online High School Program Free for All Walmart Associates

ed2go/Cengage Learning has partnered with Walmart to offer accredited high school diplomas and credentialed career certificates through Career Online High School (COHS). Part of Walmart’s Lifelong Learning program, COHS is designed to reengage adults in education and is free for Walmart associates beginning on the first day of their employment. To date, more than 130 associates have received their high school diploma through COHS, with another 433 currently enrolled. Read More…

Posted in Career Online High School, News Announcements on July 13th, 2016.

ed2go/Cengage Learning and Goodwill® Organizations Announce Pilot Program for Workforce-Based High School Diplomas

Goodwill of the Great Plains and Goodwill of Northern New England the first to join pilot for employees, local residents

goodwill logoed2go/Cengage Learning and two Goodwill organizations today announced pilot programs to offer workforce-based high school diplomas to employees and local residents.  The two organizations are Goodwill of the Great Plains and Goodwill of Northern New England.

Offered via ed2go/Cengage Learning’s Career Online High School (COHS), the pilot will offer an accredited high school diploma and training certificate in one of eight areas:  Protection Officer, Transportation Services, Child Care and Education, Food and Customer Service, General Career preparation, Homeland Security, Office Management, and Retail Customer Service Skills.  COHS was created by Smart Horizons Career Online Education and is accredited by AdvancED/SACS/NCA, the accrediting body for thousands of school districts across the U.S. Read More…

Posted in Career Online High School, News Announcements on July 7th, 2016.

McDonald’s COHS Graduate Throws Out First Pitch at Congressional Women’s Softball Game

Jayla Reed Career Online High School Graduate
ed2go/Cengage Learning’s Career Online High School (COHS) graduate Jayla Reed had the honor of throwing the first pitch at the 2016 Congressional Women’s Softball Game in Washington, DC. The 24-year old McDonald’s employee completed her education through the McDonald’s Archways to Opportunity program, which offers free AdvancED/SACS/NCA/NWAC accredited COHS diplomas to eligible employees.
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Walmart Celebrates Graduate of ed2go’s Career Online High School Program

Student fulfills his mother’s dying wish and earns his high school diploma

On May 23, Walmart hosted its first event to celebrate the latest graduate of ed2go/Cengage Learning’s Career Online High School (COHS), Jason Thackston. Jason attended COHS through the Walmart Lifelong Learning program, which enables employees to earn an AdvancED/SACS/NCA/NWAC high school diploma and career certification at no cost. Read More…

Posted in Career Online High School, News Announcements on June 14th, 2016.

ed2go Recognized at Clinton Global Initiative America for Workforce Training Efforts in Detroit

Company’s “Detroit Collective Impact” a Collaboration with McDonald’s, Michigan Virtual University, Matrix Human Services and Kinexus

Clinton Global Initiative America 2016

Cengage Learning and ed2go were recently recognized at the 2016 Clinton Global Initiative America meeting for its Commitment to Action to bring together business, social services and higher education to increase access to education and workforce training in Detroit.  The commitment was recognized onstage by President Clinton.
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Posted in Career Online High School, News Announcements on June 13th, 2016.

McDonald’s is Using Career Online High School to change lives

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McDonald’s announces that Archways to Opportunity, its workforce education program, has enrolled more than 5,000 people since its creation one year ago. ed2go’s nationally-accredited Career Online High School program is offered to eligible restaurant managers and crew to obtain a high school diploma at no cost.
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Posted in Career Online High School, News Announcements on April 18th, 2016.

Fountaindale Public Library Announces Launch of Career Online High School

Library Serving the Chicago Suburb of Bolingbrook, IL, Now Offers Patrons the Opportunity to Earn a High School Diploma

Southern African Virtual SchoolCareer Online High School’s public library partnership program yesterday introduced the Fountaindale Public Library of Bolingbrook, IL, as its latest library partner. This announcement coincided with Fountaindale Public Library’s launch of Career Online High School as part of its new Passport to Success program. Passport to Success is the library’s initiative geared toward residents who wish to learn basic technology and online communications skills who are also in need of a high school diploma and/or are looking for employment opportunities. Read More…

Posted in Career Online High School, News Announcements, Partner News on October 14th, 2014.

Select New Jersey Public Libraries to Offer Career Online High School

Partnership With the New Jersey State Library System Represents the First Statewide Implementation of Career Online High School

NJ State LibrarySeveral public libraries throughout New Jersey are offering residents the opportunity to earn accredited high school diplomas and credentialed career certificates through Career Online High School, a program brought to libraries by Gale and Smart Horizons Career Online Education and arranged locally through the New Jersey State Library (NJSL), an affiliate of Thomas Edison State College. Qualified residents will be able to earn a high school diploma completely online and gain valuable career skills. Read More…

Southern African Virtual School Partners with Cengage Learning’s ed2go and Smart Horizons Career Online Education to Deliver High School Diplomas

Southern African Virtual School Becomes First Major International Partner to Offer Career Online High School

Southern African Virtual SchoolSouthern African Virtual School (SAVS) is now offering citizens of the Republic of South Africa the opportunity to earn accredited American high school diplomas through Career Online High School (COHS), a program available through ed2go, part of Cengage Learning, and Smart Horizons Career Online Education (SHCOE). This marks the first major international partnership for COHS, an online program established to provide value to students in all global regions, regardless of the structure of the educational system. Read More…

Posted in Career Online High School, News Announcements, Partner News on September 23rd, 2014.