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Connections Academy is a leading, fully accredited provider of high-quality, highly accountable virtual schooling for students in grades K–12. Through tuition-free public schools, full-time and part-time private school programs, and turnkey online courses for brick and mortar schools, Connections Academy delivers superior, personalized education for students, with the freedom and flexibility to experience our online learning community from anywhere. The combination of certified teachers, a proven curriculum, technology tools, and community experiences creates a supportive and successful online learning opportunity for families and children who want an individualized approach to education.

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Connections Academy Family Voices: Hear from families with students enrolled in Connections Academy schools and learn about their school experience in these letters to the editor.

April 22, 2014
Ohio Connections Academy 6th grader Nathan Prather is changing the way people, and local businesses, think about recycling! The student joins WXIX News to demonstrate how one person's trash can be transformed into new creations.

April 22, 2014
The Las Vegas Review-Journal interviews Nevada Connections Academy student Holly Hoffbauer, recently crowned Miss Junior Teen Las Vegas! Holly can balance acting and gymnastics commitments thanks to the flexibility of online school, and looks to begin local volunteering as well.

April 20, 2014
How can you save water and help the Earth? Capistrano Connections Academy teacher Raul Kohl and student Tierra Tronboll demonstrate easy at-home ways to protect the environment during this NBC San Diego Earth Day segment!

April 11, 2014
Online education with Florida Virtual School Full-Time gives sisters Zoe and River McBride more time to spend with their father. The family and Elementary Principal Marcie Trombino talk with the Daily News about switching to an online school and the benefits families see.

April 3, 2014
Kansas Connections Academy student Hannah Shaver is enjoying her first year with the school! As the Western Kansas World reports, the teen is able to write for the student newspaper and attend field trips while receiving a high-quality, personalized education.

News Releases

April 17, 2014
Connections Academy's Earth Day Trivia Game Offers Fun Educational Activity for Students of All Ages

April 16, 2014
Connections Education, Leading Virtual Education Provider, Honored: 2014 EdTech Digest Awards

April 10, 2014
Connections Education releases best practices guide for establishing virtual robotics clubs in public schools—Virtual Robotics Club: 10 Steps to Lift Off

April 8, 2014
TEC Connections Academy, New Statewide K–12 Virtual Public School in Massachusetts, Opens Enrollment for the 2014–15 School Year

April 7, 2014
Maine Connections Academy, First Statewide Virtual Public School, Opens Enrollment for the 2014–15 School Year

April 3, 2014
Connections Education Among Finalists for the 2014 CODiE Awards

March 31, 2014
95 Percent of Parents Give Statewide K-12 Virtual School, Kansas Connections Academy, Top Marks


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