News Release: FLVS Dr. Christy Cleugh Speech

News Release


Dr. Christy Cleugh Set to Present at The California Consortium for Independent Study Conference Thursday, November 16

 New Digital Education Consultant, Dr. Christy Cleugh, will present an hour-long presentation concerning the blending of digital curriculum into independent study programs at The California Consortium for Independent Study conference on Thursday, November 13 at 3:00 p.m. The annual conference is a statewide affair that promotes compliance through workshop training sessions, meetings with legislators and discussions with key professionals from the Department of Education and Department of Finance.

Dr. Cleugh states that, “The CCIS Conference provides independent study programs with an opportunity to collaborate with other schoolsand it allows FLVS to serve a wider audience in California.” Many other educational and professional organizations will have the opportunity to discuss mutual issues and concerns. The conference commences Wednesday, November 15 at 6:00 p.m. and ends Friday, November 17 at 12:30 p.m.

Formed in 1997 in Concord, California, the California Consortium for Independent Study is a voluntary membership organization comprised of teachers, administrators and counselors who serve independent learners in California’s public school system. As a consortium, they represent over 300 independent study schools and programs across the state, which provide preschool through adult educational programs to over 200,000 learners.

The event is located at Westin Mission Hills Resort & Spa in Rancho Mirage, California. A schedule of speakers and events can be found at For further information regarding the conference and topic at hand please contact Dr. Cleugh at or refer to the conference website at

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