Evidence mounting for hit on Florida Virtual School enrollment

When Naman Thackar tried to sign up recently for an Advanced Placement science class through Florida Virtual School, he said his guidance counselor told him he couldn’t. Instead, the Broward County ninth-grader was instructed to take the class through the school district’s virtual program. But when he tried to sign[Read More…]

Florida Virtual School fears enrollment drop due to proposed funding changes

Florida Virtual School officials say Florida school districts are already beginning to curb student enrollment in online classes in response to a funding shift proposed by state lawmakers. Under the change – which continues to be debated as lawmakers head into the final week of the session – districts would[Read More…]