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.

The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County Announces Launch of Career Online High School

One of the Largest and Oldest Library Systems in the Country Serving Over 800,000 Local Residents Now Offers Patrons the Opportunity to Earn a High School Diploma

The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton CountyCareer Online High School’s public library partnership program introduced another major library partner yesterday as The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County, Ohio, announced the launch of the groundbreaking program. The program will provide a limited number of free scholarships to qualified local adult learners looking to advance their careers, prepare for workforce entry or continue their education by earning a fully accredited high school diploma and credentialed career certificate. The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County is the now the third major library system in the country to offer this new educational program. Read More…

Posted in Career Online High School, News Announcements, Partner News on September 18th, 2014.

Brown Mackie College Attends 2014 Clinton Global Initiative America Meeting with Career Online High School, Championing Workforce Development Initiatives

First Brown Mackie Students Earn Career Online High School Diplomas as Part of Clinton Global Initiative Commitment to Action Scholarship Program

Brown Mackie CollegeThe Brown Mackie College system of schools recently joined Smart Horizons Career Online Education (SHCOE) and Cengage Learning’s ed2go at the 2014 Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) America meeting, a program of the Clinton Global Initiative that addresses economic recovery in the United States. Earlier this year the Brown Mackie College system of schools launched Career Online High School (COHS) on several of its campuses as the first postsecondary partner in SHCOE and ed2go’s CGI Commitment to Action and the program is beginning to recognize its first graduates. SHCOE/ed2go’s Commitment to Action aims to re-engage youth and young adults in education and support employers in providing workforce training as part of CGI’s Education & Workforce Development track. Read More…

Posted in Career Online High School, News Announcements on August 20th, 2014.

Second Major California Public Library System Announces Launch of Career Online High School

Sacramento Public Library Introduces COHS to Patrons; Media, Including The Sacramento Bee, Cover Announcement.
Smart Horizons Career Online Education
Career Online High School’s public library partnership program introduced its second major library partner last week and garnered media coverage in the process. As reported in The Sacramento Bee, the Sacramento Public Library recently became the second California library to offer the groundbreaking program, following the Los Angeles Public Library earlier this year. The program will provide scholarships for local residents to earn an accredited high school diploma and credentialed career certificate. Read More…

Posted in Career Online High School, News Announcements on August 5th, 2014.