‘Square pegs’ avoid ‘round holes’ at online school

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Everett Herald

May 29, 12:00 AM

‘Square pegs’ avoid ‘round holes’ at online school

During typical school days, though, the children go to class using a computer, headset and internet connection. They are enrolled in Washington Connections Academy, an online public school. This is the school’s second year. It is publicly funded through a partnership with the Mary M. Knight School District north of Elma, and considered an alternative learning experience by the state. The program must meet the same standards — including certified teachers and standardized tests — as other public schools.

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