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  • 1. CYBERSCHOOLS Every classroom is a computer lab Hustle & TECHknow Microsoft Office Class
  • 2. Key Benefits
    • Practical office technology education 5 hour daily
    • Individualized Education for every student
  • 3. Additional Benefits
    • Enhanced communication skills
    • Accommodation of different learning styles
  • 4. Barriers to Entry
    • Lack of Computer Equipment
    • Students not accustomed to self-paced
    • Schools fight concept for less than “academically gifted’ Student
  • 5. Cyber Schools
    • Aimed at special population of dropouts
    • Equip schools with 1 computer per student and Specialized vocational education
    • Instructors to motivate students to keep pace
  • 6. Do these students look like Dropouts & Juvenile Delinquents? Hustle & TECHknow students at graduation and Awards luncheon June 2007 Compuware cafeteria
  • 7. Hustle & TECHknow Preparatory High School A Cyber School located at the Compuware Headquarters in Downtown Detroit serving high school dropouts and juvenile delinquents September 2006 – November 2007
  • 8. Successes
    • Lexile reading scores moved 4.2 to 7.8 in 6 months
    • Completion of Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry
    • Graduation rate 80% June 2007
  • 9. Successes
    • 2007 Automation Alley Educational Program of the Year
    • Three teams entered into Thinkquest website design
    • Three Qualifiers for the National Vocabulary championship
    • Qualification as CISCO Academy
  • 10. Help Create a Brighter Future
    • Amend legislation to allow and fund these type of schools to contract directly with Michigan Virtual High School
    Hustle & TECHknow Economics Class