Long Beach Public Library Graduates Second Class of Students

| Originally published on Public | Recently, the Long Beach Public Library hosted its ceremony for their second graduating class of Career Online High School at the Michelle Obama Neighborhood Library. Through hard work and serious commitment to the program, 15 students earned their high school diploma and gathered today with family and friends to celebrate … Read more

Norfolk Public Library Celebrates Graduates

Career Online High School, an 18-credit vocation-based high school completion program, allows libraries to offer accredited high school diplomas and entry-level career certificates to adult learners. This innovative program is available at more than 100 public libraries from coast to coast. Recently, the Norfolk Public Library and the Virginia Beach Public Library celebrated the school … Read more

McHenry Public Library Offers Accredited Diplomas

| Originally on the Northwest Herald | McHenry resident Adam Lowrey wanted to further his career, but a lack of a high school diploma made pursuing his goals impossible. Lowery – who works in the heating, ventilation and air conditioning field – completed three years of high school and recently earned his diploma through a … Read more

Beaumont Library District Speaks Out About Career Online High School

Lucy Sims, the adult literacy services manager for the Beaumont Library District, explains how the Career Online High School program is designed to help residents who want to go further in life get their high school diploma. Watch the K-Frog interview to hear the value of the program, working with Gale, and success stories of two … Read more

Librarian, Jill Skwerski, Endorses Career Online High School

| Originally published by the Chicago Tribune | This November, Jill Skwerski of Arlington Heights had a Q&A interview with Genevieve Bookwalter, a reporter for Pioneer Press. As a community engagement librarian for Evanston Public Library, Swerski spoke about her excitement for Career Online High School.  Take a look at her enthusiasm: Q: What are … Read more

Los Angeles Public Library Hits 100th Graduate Milestone

| Originally posted on the LAPL Blog by Kelly Tyler, senior librarian| On September 1, 2017 the Los Angeles Public Library hit a big milestone with the Career Online High School diploma and career certificate program when Tania Velasquez completed her coursework to become the 100th graduate! Managing Librarian, Kelly Tyler, recently sat down with Tania to discuss her … Read more

Mesa County Libraries Offers High School Diplomas to Adults

| Originally published on The Daily Sentinel | For the first time in nearly 10 years, Rosalva Martinez is going back to school. Since dropping out of Central High School during her sophomore year, Martinez has often thought about how a high school diploma would make a difference in her life. The 25-year-old Grand Junction … Read more