Ohio approves 3 new e-schools for online learning

The Ohio Department of Education says three new e-schools have been approved for the upcoming school year.

MGN Online

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - The Ohio Department of Education says three new e-schools have been approved for the upcoming school year.

The department says the three join 23 e-schools already serving about 40,000 students around the state though online learning.

Two of the newly approved e-schools will be based in the Columbus School District. Mosaica Online Academy of Ohio will instruct children in kindergarten through 12th grade, and Insight School of Ohio will serve students in grades six through 12.

Provost Academy of Ohio will be based in the Cleveland district and serve grades six to 12.

State Superintendent Richard Ross says the state sees e-schools as "a valuable alternative to traditional schools."

(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)


Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus

WKYT

2851 Winchester Rd. Lexington, Ky 40509 859-299-0411 - switchboard 859-299-2727 - newsroom
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 214523551 - wkyt.com/a?a=214523551
Gray Television, Inc.