Purpose: The Virtual Education Working Group is reviewing and updating the 2006 Forum Guide to Elementary/Secondary Virtual Education, which was developed to assist state and local education agencies and other stakeholders with best practices and elements for incorporating virtual education data into education data systems. Virtual education has expanded and changed since 2006, and the Forum Virtual Education Working Group will revise the guide to ensure that it is comprehensive, up-to-date, and accurate.
Current Tasks: The Virtual Education Working Group is currently developing a new Forum resource.
Noralee Deason, Effingham County Schools (GA)
Jim Hawbaker, Appleton Area School District (WI)
Allen Miedema, Northshore School District (WA)
Jay Pennington, Iowa Department of Education
Adrian Peoples, Delaware Department of Education
Peter Tamayo, Washington Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction
Chair: Laurel Krsek, San Ramon Valley Unified School District (CA)
NCES Staff: Ghedam Bairu
Support: Kris Dunman, QIP
Publications of the National Forum on Education Statistics do not undergo the formal review required for products of the National Center for Education Statistics. The information and opinions published here are the product of the National Forum on Education Statistics and do not necessarily represent the policy or views of the U.S. Department of Education or the National Center for Education Statistics.