Ch. 3 - Innovating at Last? The Rise of Blended Learning in Charter Schools (HFR '12)

May 2013

Michael Horn, director of the Christensen Institute, explains that while many charter schools have succeeded in helping students, they have done so with an educational model that differs only at the margins from traditional schools. Only now, and only in small numbers, he writes, are charters beginning to experiment with blended learning, an innovative way to deliver instruction more efficiently and effectively, in part through technology.