OnPoint on WACH Fox: Is online high school a good idea for your child?
COLUMBIA, S.C. (WACH) - On this week's edition of OnPoint on WACH we look at the increasing popularity of online high school.
Online degree programs have existed in the college world for quite some time, however, it is relatively new to the mainstream K-12 education community.
But, it's growing. Right now, millions of children take some or all of their classes online.
Many states will pay all of the online education costs for students K-12. But, with the blossoming popularity, there's bound to be some detractors.
Some educators aren't sure about online high schools because it removes face to face interaction.
So what do you think about students deciding between a traditional school and online courses?
Could it be a good fit for your child?