Minnesota Connections Academy info session set July 19 in Lakeville

Enrollment for the 2017-18 school year is underway at MTS Minnesota Connections Academy, a tuition-free online public school serving K-12 students statewide. An information session for families is set 6:30-8 p.m. Wednesday, July 19, at the Holiday Inn Hotel and Suites, 20800 Kenrick Ave., Lakeville.

Families will meet with faculty, hear how the program works, explore its curriculum, and learn how to enroll. Other topics include: How teachers interact with students in a virtual environment, personalized learning opportunities, college preparation, community experiences and socialization, the role of the parent or other learning coach, and the use of technology. Real-time, virtual information sessions and parent panels are also being offered. For a complete schedule of events and to RSVP, visit www.minnesotaconnectionsacademy.com/events.