While state-run virtual programs continue to grow, major gaps exist in the availability of online resources among urban, suburban, and small schools.
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November 04, 2014
November 04, 2014
Thirty 30 have fully online schools, serving a combined 315,000 students nationwide, an enrollment number that has risen by 6 percent over the last year.
September 19, 2014
The Florida Supreme Court's decision means that the federal lawsuit by Florida Virtual School against K12's Florida Virtual Academy can continue.
June 12, 2014
Schoology, an American developer of learning management systems, has won a contract to deliver services in Uruguay, which has embarked on one of the world's most ambitious ed-tech projects.
March 14, 2014
Two private companies and eight charter schools in Utah are under the microscope after a state audit points to a lack of oversight of online education providers.
March 11, 2014
Many people are wondering whether there is a bubble in educational technology. Has too much venture capital been invested in the sector? Have valuations gotten too high? My answer is that there is a bubble in ideas that won't work and a dearth of capital for ideas that can work.
February 19, 2014
Several issues complicate the creation of funding formulas for virtual charter schools, says a new primer published by the Education Commission on the States.
October 17, 2013
This week marked the second annual EdTech Titans of Industry event in New York City featuring some of the top players in education: Diane Rhoten, Jonathan Harber, Gates Bryant, and George Cigale. Here are some of the highlights..
October 10, 2013
Two prominent online education providers, Florida VirtualSchool and K12 Inc., are locked in a trademark-infringement battle over K12's use of "Florida Virtual Academy."
September 18, 2013
Teachers are expanding the school day and enhancing learning through social media.