Established in 1998, Education2020 is an educational consultancy firm. Based in Scottsdale, Ariz., it helps school districts provide instruction in a virtual school setting for students in grades 6 to12. The company offers a variety of professional development packages, including pilot programs, implementations for small, medium-sized and district-wide sites. It offers virtual classroom solutions, such as alternative education/at risk, dropout prevention, credit recovery and core instruction. In addition, the firm offers a variety of virtual tutor courses to prepare students for examinations, including General Educational Development, Scholastic Assessment Test, American College Testing and other end-of-course test preparations.