New for 2012

Complete Guide to Online High Schools: Distance learning options for teens and adults has been drastically revised in this second edition. The book now includes almost triple the number of schools and has become the definitive work about online high schools. Written by online learning expert Thomas Nixon, it focuses on accredited online high schools and the selection process.

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North Carolina Virtual Public School

North Carolina Virtual Public School is a service of the state of North Carolina. In addition to credit recovery opportunities, it offers expanded options for NC students including Advanced Placement, honors, and world languages. North Carolina … [Read More...]

Virtual Learning Academy Charter School

Virtual Learning Academy Charter School is an approved New Hampshire public school. It offers free online courses throughout the state. The school offers both full-time and part-time student programs. Virtual Learning Academy Charter School 30 … [Read More...]

New Mexico Virtual Academy

New Mexico Virtual Academy includes a blended learning component at its Farmington Learning Center. It utilizes the digital curriculum from K12, Inc. The school loans computers to students and provides other curricular support as well. New Mexico … [Read More...]

Oregon Connections Academy

Oregon Connections Academy (ORCA) is part of the Connections Education family of schools. Students who are in grades K-8 can borrow computers from the school. Oregon Connections Academy 38761 North Main St. Scio, Oregon  97374 United … [Read More...]

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Online learners build a sense of community at IST

As the words “college classroom” often evoke a scene of a professor lecturing while students sit in rows of desks, taking notes, working on group projects together and perhaps making plans to meet outside of class, the notion of “online learning” … [Read More...]

Birmingham City Schools experiments with online learning to expand academic offerings

Fifteen-year-old Campbell Escott, a rising junior at Ramsay High School, is a student with a plan. She intends to graduate early, enroll in Tennessee State University and go on to become an engineer. And part of her plan involves a new … [Read More...]

HOPE Online Learning Academy Co-op

Hope Online has a focus on individualized instruction.  It is the only public school in Colorado that provides students with online learning and that includes individualized learning plans. Students also receive in-person support. HOPE Online … [Read More...]

Hoosier Academies Names Leader

Hoosier Academies, a tuition-free public charter school that offers online and blending learning programs, is proud to welcome Dr. Byron Ernest as its new head of school. Dr. Ernest won statewide Teacher of the Year honors in 2010 for his outstanding … [Read More...]

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