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K12 Takes Tuition-Free Online Public Schools on the Road this Summer with ‘The K12 Public School at Home Tour’

May 24, 2018

Multi-City Tour Kicks Off June 13 in Phoenix

HERNDON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 24, 2018-- School might be out for the summer, but K12, the leader in tuition-free online public education, is taking advantage of the season to spread the word nationwide about its innovative programs. The “K12 Public School at Home Tour” kicks off on June 13 in Phoenix. It will continue to 12 additional markets on a cross-country mission to show parents how education options have advanced and can be personalized to better fit parents’ and students’ needs.

The interactive mobile unit features a colorful, inviting space with six distinctive areas designed to introduce parents and students to the programs, curricula and opportunities offered through a virtual, K12 program. Visitors will have the opportunity to test actual K12 lessons, take part in hands-on educational activities, have some fun with augmented reality and interact directly with local school administrators and educators.

“This tour represents an exciting opportunity for us to connect directly with the parents, teachers, administrators and students who are curious about our tuition-free online public schools,” said Kevin P. Chavous, President of Academics, Policy and Schools. “We are eager to showcase our programs in a way that displays the high-quality, personalized educational programs offered through K12.”

Representatives from K12-powered schools in each location will be on hand to provide detailed information, answer questions and share inspirational success stories of current and former students. Tour participants will also have the chance to views testimonials about the public school at home experience.

Beginning on June 13 in Phoenix, the tour will make stops in the following cities:

             

June 13 – 16 Phoenix, AZ

June 20 – 24 Tucson, AZ

June 27 – July 1 Los Angeles, CA

July 4 – 8 Sacramento, CA

July 11 – 15 Portland, OR

July 18 – 22 Boise, ID

July 25 – 29 Denver/Colorado Springs, CO

August 1 – 5 Oklahoma City, OK

August 8 – 12 Bentonville/Fayetteville, AR

August 15 Knoxville, TN

August 16 – 19 Columbus, OH

August 22 – 26 Pittsburgh, PA

August 27 Herndon, VA
 

*These dates may be subject to change

 

For a complete list of dates and locations, click here.

High-resolution renderings of the mobile unit can be found here: https://bit.ly/2J7SnGA

About K12 Inc.

K12 Inc. (NYSE: LRN) is driving innovation and advancing the quality of education by delivering state-of-the-art, digital learning platforms and technology to students and school districts across the globe. K12’s curriculum serves over 2,000 schools and school districts and has delivered millions of courses over the past decade. K12 provides online and blended education solutions to charter schools, public school districts, private schools, and directly to families. The K12 program is offered through more than 70 partner public schools, and through school districts and public and private schools serving students in all 50 states and more than 100 countries. More information can be found at K12.com.

Source: K12 Inc.

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