Iowa families shun classroom for virtual school
February 23, 2017
DES MOINES — By the time she finishes her yearlong, cross-country trip, Sara Johnson will have visited nearly every state. And she's taking her two boys, ages 3 and 6, along for the ride.
After a divorce, Johnson sold her Johnston, Iowa, home, purchased an SUV and camper, and enrolled her oldest, who was entering kindergarten, in one of two virtual schools now operating in Iowa.