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Virtual Schools Under Microscope of Tennessee Lawmakers

Virtual Schools Under Microscope of Tennessee Lawmakers

February 5, 2013 at 4:07 am

Virtual education appears to be the future, even for the youngest students. School districts are offering classes online. Cyber schools – many of them run by the same for-profit company – are popping up all over the country. But student test scores have fallen short.

Virtual School Blames Poor Performance on Students

January 22, 2013 at 6:02 pm

Tennessee’s largest K-through-12 online school had to defend poor standardized test results to state lawmakers Tuesday. Tennessee Virtual Academy posted scores labeled “unacceptable” by the state.