George Lucas Educational Foundation

Schools That Work

Idaho Digital Learning Academy

Grades 9-12
Statewide, ID
  • Technology Integration

    Meet a Virtual Principal: How to Lead from a Distance

    Administrator Jeff Farden takes us on a ride through his workday and describes the unique demands of leadership for online learning.
  • Technology Integration

    Model Online Learning Programs From Across the U.S.

    Virtual schools are transforming students' experiences nationwide, as spotlighted these standout examples from the Edutopia archives.
    Edutopia
  • Teacher Development

    Teacher Development: Starter Kit for Teaching Online

    Expert advice on shifting from brick and mortar to bytes and bits.
  • Blended Learning

    Online Learning in the Traditional Classroom

    Articles, best practices, and training sites for virtual education.
  • Technology Integration

    Ten Takeaway Tips for Online Learning

    How to make virtual education work best.
  • Teacher Development

    Resources and Downloads for Online Learning

    Free tools, web links and other resources to help bring online learning to your school.
  • Technology Integration

    The Brave New Breakthrough of Online Learning

    Discover how K-12 students and teachers from across the country are using virtual technology to create enhancements to their learning experiences and new success in their lives.
  • Technology Integration

    Research Roundup: Online Learning

    A quick reference on the science behind virtual schooling.
  • Teacher Development

    Online Learning: Why We Chose These Schools

    Idaho and three other states show the promise of online learning.
  • Technology Integration

    Susan Patrick: Why Online Learning Is a Smart Solution

    The president and CEO of the International Association for K-12 Online Learning (iNACOL) explains why the time for virtual education is now.
  • Technology Integration

    How Holly Mortimer Took Her Teaching Career Online

    It takes a certain kind of educator to thrive as a full-time online teacher. Holly Mortimer describes how skills like responsiveness and flexibility are critical to create the best online learning experiences for students.