A Leader’s Perspective

Dr. Wally BostonDr. Wally Boston was invited by The Education Alliance, a non-profit that works to improve K-12 education in the state of West Virginia, to participate in: EDTalks: Connecting Education, Jobs and Our Future event.

The EDTalks event featured three speakers: the Honorable Joe Manchin, III, United States Senator, Erin Sponaugle, 2014 West Virginia Teacher of the Year, and Dr. Wally Boston, president and chief executive officer of American Public University System. They each shared innovative ideas from their unique perspectives on how we can better connect education, jobs and our state’s future.

“Next year, APUS is planning to open a business incubator here in Charles Town where we expect to help local veterans and entrepreneurs with an interest in technology learn to start and grow tech businesses in this new economy.”- Dr. Wally Boston.



Subjects of Interest


Higher Education

Independent Schools


Student Persistence