The Owasso Public schools is now traveling into the cyberspace in order to reach out portion of its population rating. It’s entirely designed to tap the present computer culture especially to the mere fact that the virtual school will offering pilot education program on the district this Wednesday. According to the assistant superintendent for this curriculum and instruction that the young children are digitally wired since most of the aspects that they have done especially in terms of interaction and even amusement or socialization are done in digital sense. Another reason for some individuals who are not succeeding over the traditional brick and mortal campuses is due to the mere fact that they are just quite bored on it or either they are not been taught what they have learned. With that, the Owasso Public school officials wanted to see if this instructional change provides them venue for several learners to succeed in their respective lives especially that virtual educational learning institutes will be operating in several educational levels.
The Assistant superintendent have also added that this virtual school operation will be used in order to pinpoint some areas of development before the learners will take an end of their instruction exams. Since, this online educational program will serve the at risks learners who are still on the waiting list for their districts alternative public schools and even also provide some core educational instruction to their learners in online setting at their respective homes. It also serves as a second chance for several learners who are heading toward the length of its suspension and providing them some opportunity to respond over the different modes of instruction. About four faculty members have already been trained on this educational program that will be use for its curriculum and its software from this Seattle-based Apex Learning which is the leading provider of this electronic curriculum. The school is expecting about 50 to 70 learners who will be participating this year. Since, the school districts alternative Ram Academy already got an enrollment that is about 75 with its waiting list of 50. Aside of that, they would almost be like a tech learner for some degree except over these tech situations that are primarily taking over some elective educational courses and come back for its core.
With that, the Owasso Superintendent stated that this program will entirely offer some chances of slicing the drop out rate and virtual school is something that been looking for in order to come along for over some time. Hearing some of comments of the public that they wanted something different upon providing educational services, this virtual school is already on the right track especially that it drawn several young individuals due to the mere fact that its student centric system, the instruction is even more individualized and it pick up both ends of its spectrum.