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Online schools ‘worse than traditional teachers’ | BBC News

A major report, based on research in 17 US states with online charter schools, has found “significantly weaker academic performance” in maths and reading in these virtual schools compared with the conventional school system.

The National Study of Online Charter Schools, the first major study of this growing sector, has taken a wrecking ball to the idea that pupils learn as effectively in such an online setting.

Read more on the BBC website: Online schools ‘worse than traditional teachers’ | BBC News

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