Missouri Virtual Instruction Program
|Missouri Virtual Instruction Program|
|P.O. Box 480
205 Jefferson Street
Jefferson, Missouri, 65102-0480
|School board||Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education|
The program first launched in August 2007 and had approximately 2,000 students. Students interact with certified teachers through e-mail, instant messenger, and telephone.
MoVIP is accessible 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and offers courses for medically fragile students or for any other student who wishes to take courses online. Students can take up to six courses per sementser.
Each student's schedule is based on a 20 week pace chart which includes two flex weeks where no work is assigned.
MoVIP has no limit on the number of students that can enroll. Tuition is charged.
- "Students set their own pace in online classes". Springfield News-Leader. March 4, 2007. Retrieved 2008-09-15.
- "Surprise: Students find online school just as challenging". The Columbia Daily Tribune. January 4, 2008. Retrieved 2008-09-15.[dead link]