A course designer shares the process that her virtual school uses to decide how to teach STEAM and the humanities.
Walden University is launching a new initiative designed to allow students to earn degrees online at their own pace.
Massive open online course provider edX has partnered with the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation to launch a scholarship challenge aimed at advanced students in grade 7.
Stanford writing instructors have partnered with undergraduates to create a non-credit course open to the public via Stanford Online.
Windsor High School in Connecticut is using online learning to provide remediation for students at risk of not graduating on time and to support students with special needs.
An international studies teacher in Waterloo, IL, is using free video chat technology to connect his middle school students with students their age in other countries.
Students at seven schools in California and Texas will have access to a blended math program thanks to a grant from an engineering and construction company.
Students in hybrid classrooms outperformed their peers in traditional classes in all grades and subjects, according to the newest study from two organizations that work with schools in establishing hybrid instruction. According to the 2013-2014 "Hybrid Learning Program Results," from Hybrid Learning Institute and Dellicker Strategies, more than nine out of 10 schools using a hybrid learning program reported higher academic performance on standardized tests compared to traditional classrooms in the same school district or state benchmarks.
Distance learning can only continue to revolutionize education in the United States if we can continue to innovate and invest in new technologies and services without unnecessary regulatory burdens.
If states are serious about implementing competency-based education in the hope that it will prepare students for college and career, policy makers had better be ready to update their rules and regulations, according to a new report by the International Association for K-12 Online Learning.
School districts across the nation are facing an uphill battle when it comes to providing adequate mental health and safety support to their students. The Great Resignation has left school safety teams short-staffed and overwhelmed—a dangerous combination as school violence is on the rise and student mental health is on the decline.