E-Cred and Lumos Learning Form Partnership to Expand Opportunities for K12 Educators Press Release | June 26, 2018 | Partnership Announcement
E-Cred and Lumos Learning have formed a partnership to improve teaching and learning for K12 educators and students. E-Cred courses offer credits such as Continuing Education Units (CEU), Professional Learning Units (PLU), Professional Development Units (PDU), Clock Hours and more. Credits can be used for license renewals, salary increase, advancements, as well as to meet various other state and/or district requirements.
“We have partnerships with universities located throughout the United States. These amazing institutions are accredited, which allow our high-quality online courses to be recognized and accepted nationally. We also work closely with schools, school districts, and various other agencies to customize online professional development and training needs, which saves time, money, and increases overall efficiency. Our collaboration with Lumos Learning gives educators access to transformative learning experiences for themselves and for their students,” said William Suell, Senior Academic Officer for E-Cred Learning.
Speaking about this unique partnership, Mr. Mukunda Krishnaswamy, CTO and Founder at Lumos Learning, said “This partnership allows us to offer engaging and rigorous professional development courses to teachers on our platform. Our solutions are tailored to meet specific needs of educators, parents, and school administrators. Professional development helps educators to continually strengthen their skills and expand their knowledge throughout their career. Lumos Learning’s online training courses offered through E-cred will help educators engage with students in a collaborative learning environment to understand students’ needs and develop effective teaching strategies.”
Lumos Learning’s robust eLearning platform and engaging learning resources are being used in over 11,000+ schools by more than 20,000+ teachers to support more than 160,000 students around the country. Lumos Learning offers study programs that enhance classroom learning for students in Elementary, Middle and High School. The resources and collaborative platform were developed by expert teachers, caring parents, and innovative engineers. Their standards-aligned study programs help educators and students succeed in classrooms and on the high-stakes state assessments to improve school rankings.