Virtual High Schools: Does the State Provide Support for Hardware/Software for Urban/Low-income/Rural schools?
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Virtual High Schools: Does the State Provide Support for Hardware/Software for Urban/Low-income/Rural schools?

By their very nature, virtual high school programs require students and schools to have access to computers and technology. These policies show where states provide support to typically underserved students and districts.

Why does it matter? Schools and districts benefit when they have an affordable and efficient way to provide services to their students.

Highlights:



Does the state provide support for hardware/software for urban/low-income/rural schools?
Alabama Yes
Arizona Yes
Arkansas Yes
California Yes
Colorado Yes
Florida Yes
Georgia Yes
Hawaii No information available
Idaho No, if need has been determined, the local school district may provide.
Illinois No, local school district offers support
Iowa No, local district provides support
Kentucky Yes
Louisiana Yes
Maryland No information available
Michigan Yes
Mississippi Yes
Missouri No information available
New Mexico Yes
North Carolina No, schools must provide all hardware and software support.
North Dakota No information available
Oregon No information available
South Carolina No
South Dakota Yes
Texas No information available
Utah The state provides funds for software licensing fees.
Virginia No information available
West Virginia Yes
Wisconsin Yes

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