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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.

August 27, 2014
Maine Connections Academy Principal Karl Francis joins the Moose Morning Show to discuss the state’s first virtual charter school! Learn more about the advantages of an online school, and test your knowledge of summertime trivia with Connections Academy’s Quiz Bowl challenge 

August 26, 2014
Commonwealth Connections Academy teacher Margaret Lapp is gearing up to meet her new students, online! The seventh grade teacher discusses teaching and interacting with her students on and offline, and how the school can meet the needs of many types of students in this KYW studio interview.

August 25, 2014
KSL News sits down with Utah Connections Academy teacher Erik Albertine and the Hazen family to discuss how the online school's flexibility helps busy athletes, such as gymnast Faith Hazen, balance schoolwork and competitions. 

August 25, 2014
How can students start the new school year off on the right foot? Oregon Connections Academy teacher Dan West joins KEZI News in-studio to share some great back to school tips to help all families start the new school year ready to succeed.

August 25, 2014
Utah Connections Academy teacher Lindsay Ence and student Gage Rees join KTVX for an in-studio interview about online learning, and how the flexibility and personalization of online school can help students thrive.

News Releases

July 25, 2014
TEC Connections Academy Commonwealth Virtual School, New Statewide K–12 Virtual Public School, Names Lead Administrator

June 30, 2014
Commonwealth Connections Academy Class of 2014 Graduates Earn More Than $3 Million in Scholarship Awards

June 24, 2014
New Parent Survey Reveals Why K–12 Students Attend Online Schools Full Time

June 20, 2014
New Mexico Connections Academy, Leading Virtual School, Celebrates First Graduating Class

June 20, 2014
Arizona Connections Academy Hosts Traditional Graduation for Virtual School Students

June 18, 2014
Virtual Private School, International Connections Academy, Graduates High School Seniors Worldwide

June 18, 2014
Summer Learning Activity: Summer-themed Trivia Game for Students of All Ages


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