Seventeen States OK Cyber Charters

Published January 1, 2006

Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Indiana, Kansas, Minnesota, New Hampshire, New Mexico, Nevada, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, and Wyoming have laws authorizing cyber charter schools.

In Arkansas, charter schools can offer online education, but the law is unclear as to the extent to which the entire school can be virtual.

Pennsylvania has several cyber charter schools. Here are links to a few of them:

Achievement House Charter School:
21st Century Cyber Charter School:
Midwestern Regional Virtual Charter School:
Pennsylvania Distance and Learning:
Pennsylvania Leadership Charter School:
PA Learner Online Regional Cyber Charter School:
Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School:
Pennsylvania Virtual Charter School:
SusQ-Cyber Charter School:

— Andrew T. LeFevre