West Sussex County Council has become the first council of the UK to provide 'Educated Other Than At School' (EOTAS) students with a 'Virtual Classroom' in partnership with Accipio Learning.
West Sussex County Council has signed a three-year deal with Accipio to provide Virtual Classroom in UK. The Learning Electronically Online (LEO) team at West Sussex County Council is a dedicated online learning team that supports the needs of children unable to attend mainstreams Secondary schools. Students need to attend the Accipio school is broadband connect, a computer and a personalised login, so that students can attend classroom from anywhere. Highly qualified and experienced teachers interact with students through their computer screen and students are communicating with their teachers through instant messaging or using microphone and a headset.