CHARLESTON, W.Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The West Virginia Office of Secretary of Education and the Arts recently launched a new website enabling users to access useful and relevant information quickly and easily at: http://www.edandarts.wv.gov.
The new website was built using responsive design, adjusting to any size screen whether the user is accessing the site from a smartphone, tablet, laptop, or desktop computer. The redesigned website makes it easier than ever to connect with the agency and stay up to date on the latest news, announcements, and events as well as to find information about its grants, programs, and agencies. Additionally, the site features a new photo section that enables visitors to connect with the agency on Instagram and view images of recent events.
“We are thrilled to have partnered with WV.gov to design our new website, and working with them on the project was effortless!” said Gayle Manchin, Cabinet Secretary. “Visitors to our new site can quickly and easily find information about our programs and agencies, which supports our ongoing efforts to empower the lives of West Virginians.”
The Department of Education and the Arts provides statewide leadership and innovation, enhancing arts and minds throughout West Virginia. Composed of six agencies and a number of special programs originating from the Cabinet Secretary’s Office, the Department seeks to reinforce the rich heritage of culture, education, and artistic creation in West Virginia. For more information about the Department of Education and the Arts, visit http://www.edandarts.wv.gov.
The new website was developed at no additional cost by the Office of Secretary of Education and the Arts in partnership with WV.gov.
WV.gov is the official website of the state of West Virginia (http://www.wv.gov) and is the result of an innovative public-private partnership between the state and West Virginia Interactive. West Virginia Interactive works with state and local government agencies to build and manage interactive online services and is a subsidiary of digital government firm NIC (NASDAQ: EGOV).
NIC (NASDAQ: EGOV), which is celebrating 25 years as a company in 2017, has seen the transition of digital services from green-screen computers to mobile apps and artificial intelligence. Founded in 1992, NIC is the nation’s premier provider of innovative government solutions and secure payment processing, which help make government more accessible and convenient for everyone through technology. The family of NIC companies has a library of more than 12,000 digital government solutions for more than 4,500 federal, state and local agencies in the United States. Among those solutions is the ground-breaking personal digital government assistant, Gov2Go, aimed at providing constituents easy, personal interactions with government. Additional information is available at www.egov.com.