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Document Number: 8150

20/20 Costs and Funding of Virtual Schools: An Examination of the Costs to Start, Operate and Grow Virtual Schools and a Discussion of Funding Options for States Interested - School finance experts Augenblick, Palaich and Associates (APA) embarked on a year-long project, funded by the BellSouth Foundation, to examine issues related to cost and funding of virtual schools, including the cost of operating and the funding mechanisms to support such schools. This report presents the cost consideration of online programs, a discussion on how schools are funded across the country, and policy issues which must be considered. (Amy Berk Anderson, John Augenblick, Dale DeCesare and Jill Conrad, BellSouth Foundation, October 2006)...


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