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Chicago, Illinois School Partners with Online Education Service

As schools and districts across America continue to shift through nationwide teacher shortages, many superintendents have engaged in new methods to offset the crisis. Facing an overwhelming staffing issue head-on, Lincoln Curriculum Director, Anita Rice turned to the...

Texas' First Online Live Instruction School Opens Enrollment

Challenges to the public education industry are causing a record number of parents to choose to homeschool their children. Some of the challenges include lack of qualified teachers, course shortages, and transportation limitations. As the digital world continues to...

Can the Gig Economy Help Alleviate Teacher Shortages?

Can the Gig Economy Help Alleviate Teacher Shortages?

By Evan Erdberg  If you are facing a teacher shortage in your state, you are not alone. Many states are experiencing a worsening teacher shortage, according to the Learning Policy Institute. Some of this is because of declining enrollments in teacher education, which...

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From Dance to Online Spanish, Teacher Helps Students Express Themselves

From Dance to Online Spanish, Teacher Helps Students Express Themselves

Whether she is teaching dance in India or online Spanish for students in the United States, Proximity Learning teacher Shauna Derrickson enjoys helping students build the confidence to express themselves through physical movement and spoken language. “Throughout all...

School Districts Prepare for Coronavirus (COVID-19)

School Districts Prepare for Coronavirus (COVID-19)

As a leader in the online education space, Proximity Learning has a few recommendations for your district to make sure you’re prepared for an uncertain environment. We set up remote learning for school districts all over the country and play a part in educating...

Technology Allows Online Teacher to Live a Digital Nomadic Lifestyle

Technology Allows Online Teacher to Live a Digital Nomadic Lifestyle

“How long do you think you’re going to be living as a digital nomad?” I asked Proximity Learning teacher Amanda Cope. “Forever,” she responded. Despite her upbringing in Seattle, Cope has visited more countries of the world than she has states in America.Cope...