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2013-08-15 23:18:03

The results of a new poll indicate online learning – while relatively well-known as a higher education alternative – remains one of the best-kept secrets in education for elementary, middle school and high school students. The results also indicate a strong majority believe elective and AP® classes, if not offered in a physical school, should be made available online for credit toward graduation. Herndon, VA (PRWEB) August 15, 2013 K12 Inc. (NYSE: LRN), the largest provider of...

2013-03-21 12:21:35

Military families welcome new school program. NEW ORLEANS, March 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Louisiana Virtual Charter Academy (LAVCA), a statewide online public charter school, announced that it is launching a new blended learning program at the Barksdale Air Force Base Youth Center to support military families in the school. The learning center is located at the Barksdale Air Force Base Youth Center and open every Tuesday and Thursday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. for LAVCA students in...

2013-02-26 08:25:52

Industry Leader K12 Comments on Poll Findings as Online Education Gains Mainstream Acceptance HERNDON, Va., Feb. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- As online education gains acceptance and becomes more mainstream, individualized learning in pre-kindergarten through high school is expected to become more the norm, as it has in other sectors, including retail, banking, healthcare and entertainment. According to a new K12 Inc.-commissioned study conducted online in February by Harris...

2013-01-03 08:30:14

HERNDON, Va., Jan. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- K12 Inc. (NYSE: LRN) announced today it has been reauthorized by the Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) to continue as an approved multidivision online learning provider in the state of Virginia. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110113/PH29436LOGO ) An oversight committee at the VDOE recently concluded its monitoring review process of K12 in Virginia and the Superintendent of Public Instruction approved K12's continued status as...

2012-12-11 12:29:44

GUTTENBERG, Iowa, Dec. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Iowa Virtual Academy, a tuition-free online public school offered through Clayton Ridge Community School District, is adding grades 7-12 for the 2013-2014 school year and will now serve students statewide, in grades K-12. The Clayton Ridge school board approved the expansion in October. The open enrollment period for the next academic year is under way and runs through March 1, 2013. The online school offers Iowa students statewide a...

2012-09-05 02:39:53

MAUMEE, Ohio, Sept. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Ohio Virtual Academy (OHVA), a tuition-free, accredited online public charter school for students in Ohio, began the 2012-2013 school year last week as the program marks its 11th year of operation in the state. OHVA uses the award-winning K´² curriculum to offer students in grades K-12 an individualized learning approach and provide them with the tools they need to succeed--both in school and beyond. "While traditional schools work well...

2012-08-16 02:28:06

SIMI VALLEY, Calif., Aug. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- While most California students will be grabbing their backpacks and heading to the bus or carpool, many California Virtual Academies (CAVA) students will be taking a few steps from the breakfast table to their computers to log in for their first day of school. CAVA is a tuition-free, online public school available to students in K-12 in most counties across the state of California. Students go to school full-time, online, using 21(st)...

2011-03-18 14:29:00

16 year-old Thia Megia hopes to make her dreams of becoming a star a reality on national TV SIMI VALLEY, Calif., March 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- California Virtual Academies (CAVA) is proud to watch one of its own students vie for the title of "American Idol." Sixteen year old Sophomore Thia Megia has made it as a top 11 finalist in the popular singing competition, earning praise from the panel of celebrity judges, and even a vocal comparison to the late Michael Jackson. "Our...

2010-08-26 12:00:00

New Students Can Still Enroll for the Upcoming School Year! SIMI VALLEY, Calif., Aug. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Monday, August 30, online students attending California Virtual Academies (CAVA) will log on back to school. Founded in 2002, the California Virtual Academies are a network of online charter schools serving students in grades K-12 throughout the state. CAVA offers a quality public school experience engaging students through an individualized and innovative online...

2010-06-16 17:52:00

In the news release, California Virtual Academies Graduates 230 High School Students, issued 16-Jun-2010 by Chicago Virtual Charter School over PR Newswire, the source should have been listed as California Virtual Academies, not Chicago Virtual Charter School. The complete, corrected release follows: California Virtual Academies Graduates 230 High School Students Online public charter school students moving on to colleges, universities SIMI VALLEY, Calif., June 16...