An update to Education Week's award-winning interactive map highlights fresh troubles with cyber charters in California, Indiana, Nevada, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, and Washington state.
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December 15, 2017
November 02, 2017
Indiana Virtual School only graduated 61 of its 900 seniors this past school year and received an F rating for the second year in a row.
August 31, 2017
Wisconsin law mandates an open-enrollment window, but districts have leeway in handling student applications to virtual schools at other times.
June 21, 2017
Research on the effectiveness of online courses for K-12 students remains limited, but here are 10 of the best studies available.
June 12, 2017
A state audit of student login records determined that Ohio's largest full-time online charter had dramatically overstated its student enrollment.
May 19, 2017
A Pa. Commonwealth Court rejected years of arguments by state officials that the nonprofit board of Insight PA Cyber Charter would not be independent of for-profit management firm K12 Inc.
April 28, 2017
Better information about the poor performance of Pa.'s full-time online charters has lead to an inequitable school-choice marketplace, Penn State researcher Bryan Mann contends.
March 16, 2017
The Regional Education Laboratory Central reviewed studies of 14 online and blended-learning programs used to differentiate instruction.
March 07, 2017
Bill Bush and Jim Siegel of the Columbus Dispatch talk about covering the accountability concerns swirling around full-time online charters in Ohio.
February 16, 2017
A new NYU/RAND study found that Ohio e-schools tend to attract low-performing white students, who often fall quickly behind students in regular schools.