Posts tagged Texas Virtual School Network

Will Vandeventer's parents enrolled him in iUniversity Prep, one of six virtual schools in the state. Vandeventer, 12, says he likes working online but also enjoys the ocassional face-to-face meeting with his teachers and classmates.

Some North Texas Students Opt For A Virtual Classroom


A group of North Texas students did something unusual recently – they met face-to-face. They’re enrolled in the iUniversity Prep school, one of the few in the state where learning is done entirely online.

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Virtual Summer School Becoming More Common


Marketplace aired an interesting story about online summer school last night. School districts around the country are offering classes via YouTube and other online sites in an effort to cut budgets.

The story mentions how Los Angeles Unified School District’s budget for summer school went from $40 million to $1 million and that districts in Philadelphia and Florida are also making similar cuts to their summer schedule.

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