Mayar International Schools: 5 ways we made our schools better

Mayar International Schools: 5 ways we made our schools better

Mayar International Schools maintain a high level of success. Cognia Accreditation provided the tools to maintain focus on overall school quality and ensure a top-notch education.
March 30, 2022 | by Nadia Kharbat | Amman, Jordan
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Smart Horizons Career Online Education Selected by Amazon as an Education Partner for Career Choice Program

Smart Horizons Career Online Education Selected by Amazon as an Education Partner for Career Choice Program

Smart Horizons Career Online Education will provide Amazon hourly employees access to accredited high school diploma plus career certificate
March 7, 2022 | Pompano Beach, FL
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MPS ‘moving forward together’ after release from state intervention

MPS ‘moving forward together’ after release from state intervention

Montgomery Public Schools has officially been released from state intervention.
December 1, 2021 | by WSFA 12 News Staff | Montgomery, AL
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KinderCare’s Champions Program Success Fueled by Cognia Accreditation

KinderCare’s Champions Program Success Fueled by Cognia Accreditation

High-quality education takes place all day long. KinderCare’s Champions before- and after-school program earns Cognia Accreditation.
November 11, 2021
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When We Stop Learning, We Stop Teaching

When We Stop Learning, We Stop Teaching

Professional learning is a continuous journey, says Mark Elgart, the president and CEO of Cognia and member of Learning Forward’s board of trustees. In an interview with The Learning Professional. Dr. Elgart talks about why professional learning has been important to him, experiences that have shaped his work, and the most pressing professional learning priorities in schools right now.
April 14, 2021 | by Dr. Mark Elgart
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Learning upended: How Americans experienced the shift to remote instruction

Learning upended: How Americans experienced the shift to remote instruction

In spring 2020, much of what parents, students, and teachers knew about schooling was upended, as the COVID-19 pandemic forced schools to make a sudden shift to remote instruction. Cognia conducted three surveys designed to better understand the effects of this abrupt shift to online instruction.
November 27, 2020 | by Dr. Mark Elgart
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4 Big Shifts the Coronavirus Is Bringing to the Assessment Industry

4 Big Shifts the Coronavirus Is Bringing to the Assessment Industry

Dr. Mark Elgart, president and CEO of Cognia, spoke recently to EdWeek Market Brief about shifts in the industry and in states’ and districts' needs for testing.
September 9, 2020 | by Brian Bradley, Contributing Writer, EdWeek MarketBrief
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Appearances in School Administrator Magazine

Appearances in School Administrator Magazine

Cognia made several appearances in this month's issue of School Administrator magazine by AASA, The School Superintendents Association.
August 12, 2020 | Alpharetta, GA
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West Fargo Proves to be One of the Best Districts in Nation

West Fargo Proves to be One of the Best Districts in Nation

West Fargo Public Schools recently experienced an Accreditation Engagement Review by a Cognia team. Beyond the encouraging scores, says Superintendent Beth Slette, the review provided important validation of West Fargo schools' efforts and key insights for the future.
February 12, 2020 | by Beth Slette, Superintendent, West Fargo (ND) Public Schools
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CEO, Dr. Mark Elgart, recognized on Atlanta’s 500 Most Powerful Leaders in the Education & Healthcare

CEO, Dr. Mark Elgart, recognized on Atlanta’s 500 Most Powerful Leaders in the Education & Healthcare

Once again, our very own CEO, Dr. Mark Elgart, was recognized on Atlanta’s 500 Most Powerful Leaders in the Education & Healthcare sector listing.
January 17, 2020 | Atlanta, GA
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