August 12, 2012 11:47 PM

Mary Sanchez | Parents, be cautious in moving your child’s education online

Supporters argue online education is an option for people the same way homeschooling has long worked well for many families. Investors are banking on the negativity surrounding public schools to churn higher profits for K12 Inc. Problem is, a virtual school doesn’t appear to be the most effective learning model for many students.

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