Traveling, educational mobile unit makes debut In Tucson - Tucson News Now

Traveling, educational mobile unit makes debut In Tucson

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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

The K12 Public School at Home Tour, a traveling, interactive mobile unit offering an up close look at the personalized education options available to students nationwide, will make its first stop in Tucson at the Children Museum of Tucson on June 20, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The mobile unit features a colorful, inviting space with six distinctive areas designed to introduce parents and students to the programs, curricula and opportunities offered through a virtual, K12 program. Visitors will have the opportunity to test out K12-powered lessons, take part in hands-on educational activities, learn to code with robots, have fun with augmented reality and interact directly with local school administrators and educators.

Including the Tucson stop, the ‘K12 Public School at Home’ tour will visit a total of 15 cities in 11 states this summer. (Click here for a full schedule of tour dates and locations.) K12 Inc., a leader in tuition-free online public education, combines award-winning curriculum with dedicated, Arizona-certified teachers, an active community, and Individualized Learning Plans for each student. Arizona online schooling options powered by K12 include the Arizona Virtual Academy and the Insight Academy of Arizona.

WHEN & WHERE The K12 Public School at Home Tour will make the following stops in Tucson:

  • Wednesday, June 20, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.  at the Children's Museum Tucson 200 S. 6th Ave.
  • Thursday, June 21, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at K12 Blended Learning Center 5307 E. Broadway Blvd.
  • Friday, June 22,from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Reid Park Zoo 3400 E. Zoo Ct.
  • Saturday, June 23, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Children's Museum Tucson 200 S. 6th Ave.
  • Sunday, June 24, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Children's Museum Tucson 200 S. 6th Ave.

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