Online Homeschool in Texas
Searching for an alternative to homeschooling in Texas?
Homeschooling students in Texas can be a rewarding experience for both student and parent. It can also present challenges. If your family is looking to find the right fit for your child and not sure which option to choose, have you considered a tuition-free* online public school option? With K12-powered online public schools, homeschool advantages meet with public school support, creating a powerful choice in education that can prepare your student for success in school and beyond.
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What are the differences between K12-powered schools and homeschooling in Texas?
K12-powered schools are not homeschools, nor are the students who attend them considered "homeschooled." In fact, there are several differences.
K12-powered online public schools in Texas:
Have state-certified public school teachers.
Have an established curriculum determined by the school.
Have a strong school administration (e.g., principal, assistant principal, etc.)
Issue transcripts, report cards, and conduct parent conferences.
Comply with mandatory state assessment test requirements.
Comply with state attendance policies and academic progress requirements.
Comply with applicable state and federal academic and fiscal accountability requirements.
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.