Schools branch into online learning — but it's not for everyone

18 October 2020 - 00:00

The fear of losing pupils to dedicated online schools seems to be forcing many private and former Model C schools to think of establishing their own fully fledged virtual institutions.

Robert Paddock, the founder and CEO of the Valenture Institute, a high-end online school that opened in January, said he had received about 25 inquiries in the past three months from schools seeking advice on how to start up online schools...

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