Virtual School Status: School Directory
This data element records the type of virtual instruction offered by a school. The value of this data element is an indication of the extent to which a school offers instruction in which students and teachers are separated by time and/or location, and interaction occurs via computers and/or telecommunications technologies.
|Exclusively Virtual||All instruction offered by the school is virtual. This does not exclude students and teachers meeting in person for field trips, school-sponsored social events or assessment purposes. All students receive all instruction virtually.|
|Primarily Virtual||The school’s major purpose is to provide virtual instruction to students, but some traditional classroom instruction is also provided. Most students receive all instruction virtually.|
|Primarily Classroom (Supplementary Virtual)||Instruction is directed by teachers in a traditional classroom setting; virtual instruction supplements face-to-face instruction by teachers. Students vary in the extent to which their instruction is virtual.|
|No virtual instruction||The school does not offer any virtual instruction. No students receive any virtual instruction.|
USES: This data element is part of the School Directory and the School Modification form. It is part of the EDFacts Common Core of data.
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