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April 25, 2014

New Minnesota school blends online learning with in-class teachers

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By Melissa Turtinen, Bring-me-the-news

A new kind of school set to open in the south suburbs this fall is part of a relatively small movement toward schools that blend online learning with live in-school teachers. The approach offers students personalized web-based curriculum with the teacher support many of them need, the concept’s supporters say. “Learning is really a social experience and we want to take what that online learning opportunity has, but really reinforce it and support it with strong instruction from a classroom teacher,” Greg Gentle, who will be principal of Flex Academy in Richfield this fall, told KSTP.

http://www.bringmethenews.com/2014/04/17/blended-learning-new-minnesota-school-brings-online-courses-to-the-classroom/

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