iTutor’s Virtual School Enables School Districts to Transform the K-12 Online Experience

With most K-12 students, parents, teachers, and administrators engaged in another semester or full school year of pandemic-induced remote learning, it’s clear that the future of education will include an important online component.

This online future will be much brighter for school communities using iTutor. Virtual school – a secure, interactive learning platform that allows administrators and teachers to create, curate, schedule, and deliver live, synchronous lessons and instruction using the district’s own teachers paired with content school produced and branded, all in one place. Schools report that this approach is much simpler than juggling and switching between multiple technologies and platforms.

Even better news: iTutor Virtual school has proven effective since 2014, having been widely adopted and used by more than 20,000 K-12 students and 1,500 teachers in more than 1,000 schools nationwide, as part of the partnership from iTutor with school districts in 20 states, from Alaska to New York, to South Carolina. School districts can be up and running in three to five business days, with a dedicated iTutor team providing technical support on an ongoing basis.

The Garrison (NY) Union Free School District recently became the first public school system to adopt Virtual school for use by its teachers and students, as Covid-19 has made online learning both mandatory and preferable.

“We believe Virtual school will help our teachers continue to deliver a world-class education and our students continue to thrive, even in the face of the pandemic,” said Sarah Tormey, chair of the Garrison Union Free School District Board of Education, which oversees the single, one -build a high-performing school district serving students from kindergarten through 8th grade.

iTutor Founder and CEO Harry Aurora, who started the company because of his belief in education for all, regardless of location, circumstance, economic status or ability, summed up virtual schools advantages.

“Forced online by Covid, most schools and teachers today are scrambling, using multiple platforms and a variety of techniques to deliver online instruction to their students – and getting inconsistent results,” said he declared. “iTutor’s Virtual school The platform brings together, in one place, planning, course and class development, teaching and administration – all branded and personalized by the school for its students.

school administrators can reproduce their school schedules on the secure, FERPA-compliant site Virtual school Platform; create courses and classes; easily enroll teacher and students; track student progress and teacher performance; and monitor school results. Thanks to iTutor Virtual school dashboard, teachers can sync with third-party cloud storage platforms (such as Google Drive) to upload documents and content and create and plan lessons.

iTutor sponsors regularly scheduled webinars and demos for school district administrators and educators interested in learning more about the Virtual school Platform. For more information on upcoming webinars, visit: https://go.itutor.com/virtual-school-webinar

About iTutor and Virtual school

iTutor offers the most effective online education platform available to school districts, schools, and individual students today. iTutor’s Virtual school empowers educators to create meaningful, one-to-one relationships with students and deliver any course, any time. iTutor has helped thousands of students succeed in home schooling, credit recovery, test prep, bilingual education, and after-school tutoring.

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