The California Virtual Academies are the subject of a series of complaints focused on their data-privacy protections, academic quality, attendance and truancy policies, and a host of other issues.
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June 19, 2015
February 06, 2015
There were only two applications for schools and the board was required by the state legislature to approve two virtual charter schools as part a four-year pilot program.
April 28, 2014
School reform efforts, especially blended-learning charters like Rocketship Education, could negatively impact students in Wisconsin, a new paper argues.
March 17, 2014
Connections Education LLC, a Pearson company, gets Maine's first virtual charter school contract, causing some concern in the state about Pearson's influence.
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.
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 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.
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.
September 03, 2013
Corruption charges against the founder of PA Cyber Charter could reinvigorate calls for reform in how the state's cyber charter schools are funded and authorized.
August 08, 2013
A curriculum primarily built by two charter school operators, Summit Public Schools and High Tech High, is being shared through an open, online platform.