The article “Online schools and courses are seeing a fall semester enrollment surge” — originally published by the Digital Learning Collaborative on September 15, 2020 — overviews online programs and schools across the country who are experiencing tremendous enrollment surges due to COVID-19. In this article, Michigan Virtual‘s enrollment growth is cited, which included more than 37,000 virtual course enrollments in Fall of 2020, an 184% increase, and an additional 30,000 enrollments in free content that Michigan districts can use with their own teachers.
About Michigan Virtual
Michigan Virtual™ (formally known as Michigan Virtual University®) provides online courses for Michigan students, professional development for educators and is the parent organization of the Michigan Virtual Learning Research Institute®. As a nonprofit organization with more than 20 years of experience, Michigan Virtual is Michigan’s leading voice in online education. Visit us at michiganvirtual.org.