Investigator Andy Sheehan questioned the performance and funding of cyber schools and whether some schools are getting money over and above the actual cost of educating a child online. Gov. Corbett says it’s time to reduce the funding for cyber schools.
To many, Nick Trombetta is a visionary who has launched the cyber school revolution in Pennsylvania and is a hero to graduates of Pa. Cyber.
These are tough times in public education. Struggling from cutbacks and tight budgets, school districts are laying off teachers and cutting programs. At the same time, some cyber charter schools are thriving, which are funded by your local tax dollars.