Classes Back in Session for Online Public School on September 11th
BROOKLYN CENTER, Minn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Students and teachers at Insight
School of Minnesota (ISMN), a tuition-free online public school,
will begin the 2017-18 academic year on Sept. 11th. Through live online
learning sessions and support from experienced teachers and counselors,
ISMN provides students statewide in grades 6-12 with a personalized
approach to learning, for students of every ability level.
“ISMN offers flexibility for our students to learn at their own pace,”
says lead special education teacher Sheri McKeever. “We get to know our
students and their families, in order to help them thrive in the
classroom and in their communities.”
Built on the understanding that every student faces unique challenges,
ISMN provides struggling students with the academic, emotional, and
social support needed to succeed in high school and beyond.
The school’s Social and Emotional Learning Program helps students build
up their self-confidence and interpersonal skills. The online learning
environment gives students the flexibility to spend more time with the
subjects and lessons where they need help, and advance more quickly in
areas where they excel. Dedicated teachers craft learning plans for each
student, and communicate regularly with families via email, phone and in
one-to-one online meetings.
ISMN’s Family Academic Support Team (FAST) empowers students to overcome
challenges in and outside of class. High school students can plan for
the future with college workshops and career counseling, and staff
connect them with community-based resources for social and personal
By attending school online, students become adept at using technology
for their studies, projects and time management. They also have the
opportunity throughout the year to meet at in-person social and
volunteering events and in online clubs such as theater, book club,
music, arts and more.
Applications for full-time and part-time enrollment are now being
accepted for the 2017-18 school year. To learn more about enrollment,
and to find out more at an ISMN event, visit http://mn.insightschools.net/events-calendar.html.
About Insight School of Minnesota
Insight School of Minnesota (ISMN) is a tuition-free, full- and
part-time online public school program of Brooklyn Center School
District that serves students in grades 6 through 12. As part of
the Minnesota public school system, ISMN is tuition-free, giving parents
and families the choice to access the curriculum provided by K12 Inc. (NYSE:
LRN), the nation’s leading provider of proprietary K-12 curriculum and
online education programs. For more information about ISMN, visit mn.insightschools.net.
About K12 Inc.
K12 Inc. (NYSE: LRN) is driving innovation and advancing the quality of
education by delivering digital learning platforms and technology to
students and school districts across the globe. K12’s curriculum
services over 2,000 schools and school districts and has delivered more
than four million courses over the past decade. K12 is a company
consisting of thousands of online school educators providing
instruction, academic services, and learning solutions to public schools
and districts, traditional classrooms, blended school programs, and
directly to families. The K12 program is offered in more than seventy
K12 partner public schools across the country, and through private
schools serving students in all 50 states and more than 100 countries.
More information can be found at K12.com.
Emily Riordan, 703-483-7328
Sr. Manager, Corporate