The board of Pennsylvania's Agora Cyber Charter School has decided to bring management in-house and change technology vendors for parts of its contract with K12 Inc.
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September 12, 2014
May 05, 2014
The largest for-profit provider of online education for students in K-12 schools posted financial gains in the third quarter, rebounding from previous setbacks.
April 23, 2014
Student-athletes attending two dozen virtual schools operated by K12 Inc. will not receive eligibility for their coursework from the NCAA in 2014-15.
March 17, 2014
Some Maine residents and lawmakers are worried about the implications of Pearson's involvement, through Connections Education LLC, in the state's first virtual charter school.
February 26, 2014
Rocketship Education, which operates a network of blended learning elementary schools, will be opening seven new schools in 2015-16, including two in Washington.
February 26, 2014
Maine is set to vote on legislation that would ban new virtual charter schools, while creating a statewide cyber program for all public students.
November 08, 2013
Full-time virtual schools shouldn't receive more than traditional schools for providing comparable services and results, argues the National Education Policy Center.
November 06, 2013
A virtual charter school in Ohio must make changes to its special education identification procedures and website after an investigation by the U.S. Department of Education's office for civil rights.
October 21, 2013
The most popular courses offered by 'MOOC' provider Coursera in China include classes on modeling, finance, machine learning, and math.
August 14, 2013
Online schools in Florida, Kansas, Pennsylvania, and Tennessee face enrollment challenges as the result of new legislation, recruitment troubles, and increased competition.