eLearn21, the Carbon Lehigh Intermediate Unit’s Virtual Learning Program, is powered by CAOLA, the largest consortium of edcuational agencies engaged in online learning in the state of PA.  With over 125 PA educational agency members, the variety of solutions for online and blended learning are immeasurable.  By providing local schools with high-quality digital learning programs, they are able to customize to meet the needs of their schools and local communities.


The eLearn 21 Vision is to provide learning options that will engage and encourage success and positive achievement for every student.


The member districts and the Carbon Lehigh Intermediate Unit will increase and extend learner options for achieving common goals by collaborating to develop and implement a regional, comprehensive, student-centered learning solution which effectively utilizes the latest technologies and research-based instructional strategies.

Key Objectives

  • Address unmet needs of students by increasing available options for learning content.
  • Increase available options to meet various learning modalities.
  • Create relevance by connecting required learning to real-world applications.
  • Increase available options for credit recovery, interventions, and alternative education.

An Experience Unlike Any Other

Flexible learning options – Your learning program and curriculum is adapted to fit your needs. Learn at the right pace for you, at the time and place that you choose!

Highly engaging curriculum – We use state-of-the-art curriculum designed to be engaging, fun, and to target multiple learning styles. Learn more about our unique model.

Pursue your interests! – Choose from a wide variety of courses and electives designed to allow students to pursue their academic interests and develop a path for success after high school. See our course selection.

Proven methods combined with innovative techniques – eLearn21 is backed by one of the most experienced teams in online learning, with nearly 20 years of proven results and leading innovation in education. We know how to get results, and it shows in our students’ academic performance!

Academic excellence with a strong base in Math and Science – We believe that rigorous, well-rounded curriculum with a strong base in Math, Science and Technology is the key to success in the 21st century global economy. We make science fun and interesting! Students can select from a broad range of courses you won’t find at other schools like Forensics, Sports Medicine, and HTML. Check out our course selection here.

Our Partners

The eLearn21 program in Carbon and Lehigh counties works diligently to partner with local education agencies to provide solutions to meet a wide variety of needs.  To do this our curriculum and instruction partners include nationally and locally vetting digital learning providers  such as Accelerate Education, Apex Learning, Edison Learning, eDynamic Learning, Keys to Driving, and Odysseyware.  Working with a wide variety of digital content providers allows schools to develop customized programs that fit the learning needs of the local communities.  Each provider has been vetted by local district and curriculum leaders using strict standards that adhere to National Quality Online Learning standards.