Will “school choice on steroids” get a boost under a Trump administration?
The Hechinger Report
NOVEMBER 28, 2016
The logical extension of such policies – permitting students to take individual courses wherever they wish, by using online options – has already begun to take root in about a dozen states. Under such plans, the funding for a course taken by an individual student goes to the school or online company offering the course, often away from the student’s local district. So far, only a tiny fraction of eligible students have enrolled for online classes.