Ridley School District: Digital Learning Platform to be Future Ready for All Students
"The Ridley School District was losing students to an online
school—the overall numbers represented a small percentage of the total
student enrollment, but a budgetary loss approaching $1 million.
In an effort to understand the issue, the district sought direct
feedback from students and parents. The responses indicated a need to
create flexible, personalized learning schedules for students busy with
extracurricular activities and for those who were struggling or missing
school due to prolonged illness.
The district’s digital learning platform now lets teachers create
online lessons. Students can learn entirely online or blend classroom
and digital instruction. A counselor provides support, training and