An Assessment of the Health of Virtual School Participants and an Innovative Outreach Program for Chronically Ill Children (Cascade A)

Erik W. Black, PhD, University of Florida
Lindsay A Thompson, MD MS, University of Florida
Noy Askenazi, University of Florida
Rick Ferdig, Kent State University
Tiffany Kisker, Florida Virtual School

This session will present the results of a multi-state epidemiological assessment of virtual school participants. It will describe the basic demographics and health status of virtual school students and discuss whether virtual education narrows known educational disparities in populations with health issues. The research team will discuss an innovative collaborative partnership to create outreach to children with special health care needs.

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