Berkeley Lab

UC’s online high school opens its doors to students stuck at home

The sudden move to online instruction caught many California teachers and schools off guard. But for UC Scout, which offers free online college prep courses to California public school students and teachers, delivering state-of-the-art remote instruction is just business as usual.

UC Scout provides the full range of courses needed for admission to UC and CSU, known as the A-G requirements, plus 26 Advanced Placement classes. It was created to ensure all California students could get the classes they need to be eligible and competitive for college, even if their high school didn’t have those offerings.

Now, it has become a valuable resource for students and schools transitioning overnight to remote instruction.

Full Story>>

Photo Credit: Elena Zhukova/University of California