Blended Learning is a "formal education program in which a sudent learns at least in part through the online delivery of content and instruction, with some element of student control over time, place, path and/or pace, and at least in part at a supervised brick-and-mortar location away from home" (insight institute)

Compared to high-sccess environments, which simply provide devices for students, blended learning includes and international shift to online instructional delivery for a portion of the day in order to boost learning and operational productivity.