Currently, Learn Everywhere legislation has not been introduced in Ohio. However, this page provides students and families with information about available options for earning credit for out-of-classroom learning. While Learn Everywhere allows for program providers to be approved to offer credit-bearing learning opportunities, for the programs listed below, it is the student’s responsibility to submit an application and complete the program requirements.

Student driven initiatives for earning high school credit for out-of-classroom learning:

Credit Flexibility Program
ORC 3313.603(J)(2)
ORC 3314.03(A)(11)(f)

Students can earn credit for demonstration of proficiency and subject area competency pursuant to local board adopted policy on educational options. The student drives the request as well as the plan to earn the credit. A “Personalized Learning Experience” can include work-based learning experiences, internships and cooperative education.

Which students are eligible?

Secondary school students.

How does a student obtain credit?

Students create individualized learning plans for earning high school credit through out-of- school pursuits.