Ep 13: How Does IDEA’s iGrad Program Support Alternative Education for High School Students?


Corrie Hruby


IDEA’s iGrad program is an important option for alternative education students to earn a high school diploma and Corrie Hruby, iGrad’s Administrator discusses why this program is so successful. The triad of the coach, mentor and student makes the iGrad program unique and supports students through learning and work-life balance. Corrie discusses who the iGrad program is for, how staff support the student in all areas of life and why graduation feels like the Super Bowl!

 Guest Biography:

Corrie Hruby loves to learn and teach.  She’s been working as an educator in Galena City School District since 2014 in a variety of roles and locations, from being a classroom math and science teacher at SHS to teaching in iGrad and now working as a full-time administrator for iGrad and IDEA out of the MatSu Region.  She loves to read, travel, and spend time outside.  Corrie is excited to share “fun facts” about whatever topic she’s most interested in at the moment, which right now happens to be the science of infant sleep since she and her husband have a 5 month old son.  

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IDEA’s FFA team

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