Several recent newspaper articles about online education. Online learning appears to be succeeding for various groups: including gifted students who need more acceleration and failing students who don't have to wait until summer to retake a course. Online tutoring has also caught on, and it's especially convenient for children who qualify for extra help because of NCLB. Brainfuse is one of the larger online tutoring businesses - and they find that 74% of families have reported higher grades as a result.
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