Online Public Schools in Florida
Online Homeschooling Alternatives in Florida
Homeschooling in Florida can give families the freedom they desire to create an education suited for their student. But homeschooling isn't your only option. A great alternative could be tuition-free* online public school. With K12-powered online public schools, learning still takes place at home, but you'll have the resources and support of a public school.
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How is online public school different from homeschooling in Florida?
While there are similarities, online public school has several key differences. A K12-powered online public school:
Provides support and guidance from a school staff that includes school administrators, counselors, and state-certified teachers
Removes the need for parents to shop for curriculum by using K12's proven curriculum, developed by education professionals
Complies with mandatory state assessment requirements
Follows a traditional school calendar
Visit A Day in the Life and check out a typical day for several students at K12-powered schools.
Accreditation—Your Assurance of K12's Academic Excellence
K12 is a Cognia -accredited corporation meeting the highest standards of educational management. Cognia is dedicated to advancing excellence in education worldwide through accreditation, research, and professional services. Additionally, K12-powered schools are accredited by a wide variety of respected accreditation bodies.
Accreditation provides reciprocity of credits, courses, and grade-level placements between schools and universities around the world and validation of the equivalency of diplomas and certificates to other accredited schools and universities.
*Families do not pay tuition for a student to attend an online public school. Common household items and office supplies like printer ink and paper are not provided. Our enrollment consultants can help address your technological and computer questions and needs.