The Anatomy of K-12 Online Programs: Practical Ideas and Guidelines

The growth of virtual online programs at the K-12 level is unparalleled in the history of education. This book discusses what constitutes a viable online program and how programs maintain rigorous courses, creditability, and high academic standards. Barnard and Echols provide practical information about the vision, curriculum, course designs, and the impact of for profit online schools. This book offers practical advice and guidance to those concerned with developing and improving current programs.