Opinion: I Have To Admit, I Don’t Understand the Popularity Of Virtual Schools

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Tucson Weekly

Aug 8, 12:00 AM

Opinion: I Have To Admit, I Don't Understand the Popularity Of Virtual Schools

Maybe the answer to the question, "Why are virtual schools so popular?" is they really aren't all that popular. They've just got a great sales pitch, and parents who don't know much about the schools and want their children to be successful are easy marks. A third of them will leave at the end of the year, but the schools just fire up their sales pitches and go after a new batch of students.

Tags: online learning

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