Recent efforts to broaden school choice and funnel state dollars to parents and private schools are raising questions about the potential implications for the sector.
State restrictions on curriculum, private school expansion, and efforts to recruit and retain teachers are top of mind for district officials.
A district near Philadelphia is looking for home instruction services, and a district in Central Texas is seeking special education services.
Sales, communication, and customer-support strategy from the homeschool sector is now relevant across the education market, as the coronavirus fuels the need for remote learning.
Atlanta district needs school choice management software. Arkansas is looking for a college and career planning system and North Carolina seeks a reading diagnostic software.
A Maryland district seeks an elementary social-emotional learning program, while the Nashville district wants school choice software, and a Connecticut school system needs a STEM curriculum.
Kevin Chavous has been named president of academics, poilcy, and schools at K12 Inc., a company with a presence in virtual education and other areas.
The rising popularity of virtual schools is causing a shift in the homeschooling curriculum market as students move seamlessly between online education and homeschooling.
Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush tells attendees at the ASU/GSV summit that entrepreneurship “is not a threat to public education.”
The Walton Family Foundation today announced a $6 million grant to help double the number of students attending private schools with public funds by 2017.