Pearson Online Academy Launches New Website
Global online private school offers families a more user-friendly, responsive, and accessible website for the 2016–17 school year
Baltimore, MD. (August 26, 2016) – Pearson Online Academy, an accredited, online private school serving students in grades K–12 worldwide, is pleased to announce the launch of its new website. The fresh site offers a more user-friendly experience with responsive and accessible content for families across the globe to navigate from page to page.
“The new website was designed to tell the Pearson Online Academy story so that prospective families could easily learn all that Pearson Online Academy has to offer from our diverse students and their families, our dedicated teachers, and robust curriculum choices,” said Hannah Rinehart, Director of Pearson Online Academy.
Created with the user experience in mind, the improved design incorporates a fully responsive layout on multiple devices—mobile phones, tablets, laptops, and desktops—for an optimal viewing experience. In addition to the new responsive design, the website is now compliant with Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) for individuals with disabilities.
Visitors can also learn more about the program in an expanded “About Us” section that features:
Parents of enrolled Pearson Online Academy students commented:
“I am very impressed with the new Pearson Online Academy website! I was able to quickly find the information needed for my family.”—Amy Sparks, Baltimore, Maryland
“The new layout of the Pearson Online Academy website is terrific! It is engaging and easy to navigate through the different headings and subjects. It really explains what the school has to offer for our students and I like that I can see who the teachers are as well as some of the parents.”—Amy Bean, El Paso, Texas
For more information about the online private school, information sessions, or enrollment, call +1-888-296-0013, email POAadmissions@pearson.com.
About International Connections Education
Pearson Online Academy is an accredited, online private school serving students in grades K–12 throughout the United States and abroad. Recognizing individualized instruction as the key to student academic and personal success, Pearson Online Academy’s highly trained, certified teachers offer instruction tailored to each student’s strengths and challenges using an award-winning computer-based curriculum, real-time instruction, and time-tested course materials from leading publishers. Our parent company, Connections Education LLC, was founded in 2001 by educators and innovators who recognized the power of online learning to transform K–12 education. Connections Education is part of the global learning company Pearson (NYSE:PSO).