Fowler USD, a school district in California facing financial challenges and a shortage of speech therapists, uses an online provider of speech therapy for its special needs students.

The district worked with PresenceLearning, a provider of online speech therapy, occupational therapy, and counseling.

Synergy Academies, a charter school in Los Angeles, also uses online speech therapy provided by PresenceLearning.

Allison Hertog wrote about the promising future of virtual special education for the Ed Next blog in December 2013.

—Education Next

Last updated July 10, 2014