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A look at synchronous online education: An interview with Veritas Press president Marlin Detweiler

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A look at synchronous online education: An interview with Veritas Press president Marlin Detweiler

Parents looking for an alternative to traditional education may become overwhelmed with the options for online high school classes.  According to Detweiler, the president of Veritas Press, when ineffective online schools are lumped together with the effective schools, it makes it harder for those who are effective to distinguish themselves.  Detweiler strongly emphasizes the importance of ethics in online education stating that the Veritas Press Scholar’s Academy (VPSA) aims to “make pretty high promises” and to “deliver even more.”  Two of the ways VPSA endeavors to reach this goal are by hiring the best teachers and by providing synchronous classes. Click HERE for the full post by Patricia Kruse.