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Innovations in Education Exchange Series
"Exploring Virtual Schools"
Originally broadcast live on May 29, 2003
presented by
Office of Innovation and Improvement
U.S. Department of Education
Barnard Auditorium
400 Maryland Avenue, SW
Washington, DC
The goal of the Innovations in Education Exchange series is to encourage new awareness and activity around education innovation. It presents emerging ideas on how to improve education through innovative methods of education management and greater parental involvement and choice. These innovations expand flexibility, competition, and accountability in the U.S. school system to ensure educational excellence for all students. The opinions expressed by the panelists are their own and do not represent official policy of the Office of Innovation and Improvement or the U.S. Department of Education.

Nina S. Rees, Deputy Under Secretary, Office of Innovation and Improvement, U.S. Department of Education

John Bailey, Director, Office of Educational Technology, U.S. Department of Education

Panel Discussion:
Raymond Rose, Vice President, The Concord Consortium
Julie Young, Chief Executive Officer, Florida Virtual School
Charles Zogby, Senior Vice President of Education and Policy, Virtual Charter Schools, K12, Inc.

Lessons Learned:

John Bailey, Director, Office of Educational Technology, U.S. Department of Education

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