Blended Learning at DB EXCEL High School

Blended Learning at DB-EXCEL High School, Tennessee

Principal Shanna Hensley and eLearning Coordinator Laurie Norris of DB-EXCEL High School recently hosted a webinar as part of Edgenuity’s Profiles in Blended Learning series. The series features school and district representatives from across the country discussing their online and blended learning implementations.

During the webinar, Shanna and Laurie explained how their school provides a personalized learning environment that encourages and empowers students to focus on their goals. They also explained how their school uses a combination of data from online curriculum and teacher-directed projects, essays, and other assignments to demonstrate student learning. Watch the recorded webinar below to hear about their implementation.

The next installment of the Profiles in Blended Learning series will begin at 3:00 p.m. EDT on Wednesday, April 13. You can the visit series web page to register and watch it live.

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Debbie Malone

Debbie is an Arizona native and longtime resident of the Phoenix area. She has always had a passion for telling a good story and decided to study journalism and mass communication at Arizona State University where she earned her BA in 2009. Following graduation, she spent four years working as a web content writer before joining the Edgenuity family in 2014. Debbie is proud to be able to share the story of her time at Edgenuity and the company's efforts to propel students everywhere toward academic success and achievement. In addition to writing (both professionally and for fun), Debbie also enjoys reading, gaming, archery, and avoiding sunlight.