High School Learns Through Virtual Education

By Phil Perry  MADISON – Scott High School is serving as a pilot program for Proximity Learning in Boone County, which includes two algebra 1 honors classes. The classes are taught by Kellian Strange, who is a long-term substitute in that position. Proximity Learning Inc. is essentially a virtual staffing company connecting highly qualified...

Texas Schools Turn to Virtual Teachers

By Christina Vercelletto Dive Brief: Four American Sign Language classes in two high schools in Ector County, Texas are being taught virtually. The classes are part of a trial run through Proximity Learning, an Austin-based online education provider, and will be evaluated in November, Your Basin reports.  While such virtual classes should ideally have each student equipped...

The Transformative Power of Virtual Education

By Rimsha Syed BEAMING. Shekema Silveri being given the Milken Educator Award at the Georgia assembly. (via: https://www.milkeneducatorawards.org) Grappling with the reality of the national teacher shortage crisis and the timeless desire to maintain an intimate teaching environment for the sake of community, Ms. Shekema Silveri is delighted to build relationships and meet the...