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Insight PA Cyber Charter School: A Better Way Forward

Originally aired on ABC 27 – March 16, 2018 Insight Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School (ISPA) is a tuition-free online public charter school available to students throughout Pennsylvania. ISPA’s CEO Eileen Cannistraci was live in-studio for Good Day PA, sharing the benefits of online learning and all the opportunities available to students. For the 2018-2019 school […]

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ISWA Head of School Jeff Bush Discusses Benefits of Virtual Schooling

Originally aired on KING-TV – March 2, 2018 Insight School of Washington Head of School Jeff Bush was interviewed on KING-TV (Seattle) to discuss the benefits of an online education after local parents and students took part in the Washington Digital Public Schools Alliance Day at the Capitol. To learn more about Insight School of […]

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Charter Schools in Maine: How a Virtual Academy Works

Originally published in Lewiston Sun Journal – February 24th, 2018 Maine Virtual Academy is one of nine state-approved, publicly funded charter schools in Maine, and one of two online schools in the state. Maine Virtual Academy opened in September 2015 after approval by the Maine Charter School Commission, the state oversight body within the Maine Department […]


Thousands Attend ALVA Expo and Capitol Day

Originally aired on WCOV-TV Montgomery – February 21, 2018 Students, teachers and families turned out for the third annual Alabama Virtual Academy (ALVA) Expo and Capitol Day in Montgomery. The school community came together to celebrate school choice, and to participate in the school talent show, science fair, National Honors Society Induction Ceremony, and more. […]

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An Education on Online Schooling

Originally aired on FOX 17 – February 2, 2018 We all want what is best for our children, especially their education. Many people are choosing to homeschool their children. Is teaching your children at home the best option? According to the Michigan Department of Education, there’s a total of about 1.5 million K-12 students in Michigan, […]


My Town NEO: ECOT Kids Apparently Shunning Bricks-And-Mortar Schools

Originally published in My Town NEO – January 26, 2018 While Ohio’s largest school districts are reporting a small flow of former ECOT students applying, just a pair of for-profit virtual schools already has seen 3,200 sign up. Marie Hanna, the superintendent for the Ohio Connections Academy, said that from last Friday through Thursday, the […]


K12-Powered Head of School Talks School Choice Week Live

Originally published in KATU 2 – January 24, 2018 It’s an alternative to your neighborhood school and a great way to get your child individualized education that suits his or her unique strengths, needs, and interests. Steve Werlein, Head of School for K12 in Oregon, joined us to share how the tuition-free, online school works. To […]


WTVG: Local Online School Helps Displaced ECOT Students

Originally aired WTVG – January 22, 2018 Families across the area are looking for a new online school for their kids, after the Electronic Classroom of Tomorrow suddenly closed last week. The Head of School at Ohio Virtual Academy says since ECOT closed its doors, 2,600 students have enrolled in their online school. They’ve also hired […]

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Educators Tout Instructional Focus of Alabama Virtual Academy

Originally published in the Dothan Eagle – December 28, 2017 The Alabama Virtual Academy is not only providing opportunities to students, it’s also providing opportunities for educators to focus on the part of the job they love best. The Alabama Virtual Academy is an online public school program authorized by the Alabama Department of Education. […]