K12 vs. Competitors
What makes K12-powered schools different from other online learning solutions like Connections Academy and Time4Learning?
You and your child have numerous online school options. Schools powered by K12 are experienced in helping students fulfill their academic potential. When weighing your online school options like K12, Connections Academy, and Time4Learning, consider these components of a successful online school environment.
Organization accreditation provides validation of the equivalency of diplomas and certificates to other accredited schools and universities.
The approach to curriculum development provides insight into how personalized your student’s learning experience will be.
State-certified teachers provide support and tailor instruction to meet each learner’s unique needs.
Support services for families that help address a variety of challenges that may impact classroom performance. School counseling programs, for example, focus on the academic, career, and social-emotional development of students.
Available opportunities for socialization give a glimpse into how your child will connect with their peers.
Electives, support programs, tutoring, and career readiness programs show an extended commitment to your student’s success during school and beyond graduation.
What Sets K12 Apart?
Learn more about K12 compared to other online learning solutions,
like Connections Academy and Time4Learning.
Programs & Curriculum
Commitment to Personalized Learning
We apply more than 20 years of experience to curriculum development, teacher training, and technology to meet your child’s specific needs.
K12 is a Cognia-accredited corporation, meeting the highest standards of educational management.
Graduates earn diplomas recognized by colleges and universities worldwide.
Students receive instruction in live online sessions led by state-certified teachers with rigorous, interactive curriculum and a variety of electives.
Career Readiness and Support Programs
Jump-Start the Future
At K12-powered schools, we encourage students to make the most of their high school education and map their interests to high-demand fields.
Students can earn college credit through AP® and honors courses.
Career readiness education in fields like business, information technology, and health and human services allows students to explore high-demand fields of interest.
Special education, tutoring, and wraparound support programs ensure your student is maximizing their educational experience to succeed during high school and beyond graduation.
Student and Parent Experience
Connecting with the Larger Community
Thousands of families get a high-quality, personalized education experience at K12-powered schools.
Online clubs, contests, and activities provide opportunities for socialization and relationship building between your student and their peers.
Support programs and resources for parents help them succeed in their role as Learning Coach.
How do I get started?
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K12 vs. Other Online Learning Solutions
When comparing K12 to other online learning solutions like Connections Academy and Time4Learning, use this checklist to weigh your options.
Did you know?
A third-party study revealed that 86 percent of those surveyed reported that their child learned more through a K12-powered school.*
"I feel like my child learned a lot."
PARENTS OF CHILDREN ENROLLED IN K12-POWERED SCHOOLS
"I feel like my child learned a lot."
PARENTS OF CHILDREN ENROLLED IN BRICK-AND-MORTAR SCHOOLS WHO EXPERIENCED VIRTUAL LEARNING IN SPRING 2020
Learn more about how online public schools powered by K12 compare to traditional public schools.
*Read the full study here, Online learning: How do brick-and-mortar schools stack up to virtual schools?