Wisconsin Connections Academy
From Researching Virtual Initiatives in Education
The Wisconsin Connections Academy (WCA) is a public K-12 charter school partnered with the private Connections Academy to provide a full-time K-12 curriculum. It is located in the US state of Wisconsin and serves students statewide. It is a tuition-free virtual charter school; students study from home.
389 students were enrolled in 2009-2010.
WCA families with students in grades K–8 receive the loan of a desktop computer and a monitor, as well as physical textbooks. WCA families with students in grades 9-12 receive the loan of a laptop computer, and online textbooks.
The Wisconsin Connections Academy web site is at http://www.connectionsacademy.com/wisconsin-school/home.aspx