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New App from South Carolina-based Tech Company Tallo Instantly Matches Students with Colleges and Jobs

Ping by Tallo recreates the college and career fair experience through a virtual “swipe left/right” matching experience As South Carolina’s economy recovers amid the continued need for social distancing, it is vital that employers, educational institutions, job seekers, and students find new ways to connect and share opportunities. With job fairs and recruitment events curtailed, one South Carolina company is creating new opportunities for these valuable connections. Tallo, a digital platform that connects talent with opportunities, is introducing their new web-based app to South Carolina with a series of college and career fair events. The new app, Ping by Tallo, allows postsecondary institutions and employers to host or join virtual events and match with interested and qualified students and job seekers. Ping is completely free for students and job seekers. To get started, all they have to do is answer a few short questions about their interests and qualifications, and then they’ll

New Online School Makes Your Student the “MVP”: The Miami Virtual Program, Arizona is Now Open, Enrolling, and Equipped for Success

The Miami Virtual Program, Arizona (MVPAZ), a new online public-school serving K-10 students throughout the state is ready to get to work providing Arizona students with the safe and comprehensive education options they need during these historic times. MVPAZ is an online public-school program as part of the Miami, AZ Unified School District. Online classes for grades K-10 started October 19 th but enrollment remains open. “MVPAZ will have a strong focus on the learning community and the connections between the students and educators,” said Bouchra Bouanani, Head of School for MVPAZ. “With everything going on in the world, and even just in this state, we want to provide additional options for parents who may need them.” In the face of a global pandemic, the new school year has been a constant worry for families throughout Arizona. According to one national survey , 2/3 of parents support keeping brick and mortar schools closed until there is no risk. All MVPAZ students will have

Roscoe Collegiate Independent School District Expands Virtual Learning Options with Launch of Lone Star Online Academy at Roscoe

Lone Star Online Academy at Roscoe (LSOA), a new statewide online public school serving K-5 students across the state, is ready to get to work providing Texas students with the safe and comprehensive education they need. LSOA is an online public school program of the Roscoe Collegiate Independent School District. “We are excited to provide a new online education option for Texas families,” said Roscoe Collegiate Independent School District Superintendent Andy Wilson. “This is a school year like none other, and we are delivering this virtual option so that families will have access to high quality instruction and curriculum in an environment that meets their unique needs.” All LSOA students will have access to a robust curriculum and can attend live virtual classes taught by state-certified online teachers. Students are offered a full course load in the core subjects of math, science, English/language arts, history, and a host of electives. Teachers will regularly communicate with

Tallo and jobZology Partner to Connect Talent with Education and Career Opportunities Filled with Purpose, Passion and Meaning

New partnership will create first-of-its-kind career assessment and opportunity-matching solution built on science, data analytics and digital technology Tallo , the leader in end-to-end virtual workforce talent development, today announced a partnership with jobZology , an organization that empowers individuals to find joy and purpose in their education and career lives through trusted science and technology. The partnership integrates jobZology’s career assessment solution into the Tallo platform to better connect talent to training, careers and employment through the use of predictive science, real-time data analytics and digital technology. Employers today are tasked with not only finding qualified talent to fill open roles, but ensuring the talent they’re hiring has a meaningful fit within the workplace in order to keep employees engaged and motivated in the long run – and ultimately to decrease turnover rates. jobZology and Tallo provide employers with meaningful and insightful

K12 Inc. Announces First Quarter Revenues Increased 44.3% to $371.0 Million

Total Enrollments Top 195 Thousand, up 57.1%, For Fifth Consecutive Year of Growth K12 Inc. (NYSE: LRN), one of the nation’s leading tech-enabled education companies, today announced its results for the first fiscal quarter ended September 30, 2020. Financial Highlights for the First Quarter Fiscal 2021 compared with the First Quarter Fiscal 2020 Revenues of $371.0 million, compared with $257.1 million, driven by increased enrollments. Income from operations of $12.1 million, compared with a loss of $19.4 million. The increase in income is due to increased revenue and improved operating leverage. Net income of $12.7 million, compared with a net loss of $9.7 million. Diluted net income per share of $0.30, compared with a net loss per share of $0.25. Cash and cash equivalents as of September 30, 2020 of $308.8 million, compared with $165.9 million as of September 30, 2019. The change in cash is due largely to the net proceeds from the convertible debt offering, partially offset by cash

K12 Learning Solutions Helps Schools Start the Year Online and Plan for a Hybrid Future

More than 150 schools and districts reaffirm what millions of parents already know: online learning works. More than 150 new schools and districts have joined hundreds nationwide that already look to K12 Learning Solutions for a customized online and blended learning option for their students. To start the year strong despite the pandemic, students in districts large and small – including Buckeye Union School District (CA), David Douglas School District (OR), Muncie Community Schools (IN), and Quillayute Valley School District (WA) – have begun classes online, introducing more than 24,000 new students to K12-powered classrooms from the safety of home. A suite of services and resources from K12 Inc. (NYSE: LRN) – the nation’s leading provider of online and blended education – K12 Learning Solutions delivers robust online and blended learning options for seamless education delivery and long-term academic success. “The schools and districts we’re working with are meeting unprecedented

K12 Inc. First Quarter Fiscal 2021 Earnings Conference Call Details

K12 Inc. (NYSE: LRN) announced today it plans to discuss its first quarter fiscal year 2021 financial results during a conference call scheduled for Monday, October 26, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. eastern time (ET). A live webcast of the call will be available at https://event.on24.com/wcc/r/2709958/5FF36D23A41009F92F6042C4EA5C19B6 . Please access the website at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the call. To participate in the live call, investors and analysts should dial (833) 900-1536 (domestic) or (236) 712-2276 (international) at 4:45 pm. (ET). The conference ID is 4972995. A replay of the call will be available starting on October 26, 2020 at 8:00 p.m. (ET) through November 26, 2020 at 8:00 p.m. (ET) at 1-800-585-8367 (domestic) or 416-621-4642 (international) and entering the conference ID 4972995. A webcast replay will be available at https://event.on24.com/wcc/r/2709958/5FF36D23A41009F92F6042C4EA5C19B6 for 30 days. About K12 Inc. K12 Inc. (NYSE: LRN) helps students of all ages

New Survey: Career Learning is a Bipartisan Answer to Improving the American Economy

78% of parents support more investment in career learning to prepare American students for a competitive U.S. job market and to compete globally with countries with faster growing economies like China. Parents in the U.S. recognize the value of career learning to address global economic competition from China, according to a survey released today . The research, commissioned by K12 Inc. (NYSE: LRN) and conducted through Qualtrics, a third party research provider, found an overwhelming majority of parents voiced a strong desire for Career Learning programs for their children, and maintain bipartisan belief that early workforce preparation will bolster the American economy. The majority of parents view this type of learning as a potentially vital component to their children’s education that can better prepare them to enter a rapidly changing, tech-enabled job market. “We’re witnessing a significant contingent of parents affirming their confidence in the success of career-oriented

Arkansas Department of Education DCTE Goes All-Virtual in Annual “Explore Success” Event

The Nepris online platform will give students across Southwest Arkansas an opportunity to see what their futures may hold The Arkansas Department of Education, Division of Career and Technical Education, today announced the Explore Success Southwest Arkansas Development Alliance (SADA) Career Day will be available to schools and students across southwest Arkansas through a virtual platform hosted by Nepris . “Our vision for Explore Success is to help expose all students to careers within their communities,” said Mary Godwin, Secretary and Treasurer with SADA. “It is so important to help schools and industry explore mutually beneficial partnerships that impact Arkansas’s future economy and we’re excited to present the 3rd year of this state and national award-winning event in a virtual conference format.” The event provides 8th graders with a learning experience in coordination with SADA, the South Central Education Cooperative, DeQueen-Mena Education Cooperative, Southwest Arkansas

K12 CEO Nate Davis Honored with ASU+GSV 2020 Innovator of Color Award

ASU+GSV Summit to honor ed-tech pioneer at October 1 celebration Nate Davis, K12 Inc. (NYSE: LRN) CEO and Chairman of the Board of Directors, has been named a 2020 Innovator of Color by the ASU+GSV Summit . Each year, GSV Ventures accepts nominations for a leading global innovator of color who is making a true impact on education and workforce development. The honorees demonstrate a lifelong commitment to innovation and have contributed to the lives of thousands and even millions of people through their work. Davis joins an esteemed list of honorees from across education and technology, including Big Picture Learning Executive Director Carlos Moreno, LEAP Innovations CEO Phyllis Lockett, and former DC Public Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson. With a career spanning diverse industries, Davis is a seasoned transformational corporate leader with a record of disrupting the status quo, improving operations, launching groundbreaking new products, and building productive relationships with