virtual school http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Lawmakers say virtual schools need accountability http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/lawmakers-say-virtual-schools-need-accountability <p>Wyoming lawmakers are trying to make alternative virtual schools accountable for the students they serve.&nbsp; Virtual schools are classes students can attend on-line.&nbsp; One snag has been identified in Niobrara County where the local school district saw its graduation rate drop after a virtual school started in the area.&nbsp;Some lawmakers think that the Virtual School may have impacted the local district’s graduation rate.&nbsp; House Education Committee Member Cathy Connolly of Laramie says they need to find a way to make virtual schools stand on their own.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&n Tue, 16 Jul 2013 12:55:36 +0000 Bob Beck 43797 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Lawmakers say virtual schools need accountability