In the News: Online courses help students stay on track

Galileo high school administrators were frustrated. Year after year, they saw four-year colleges slip through the hands of students who had good grades save for a couple of D's.

While students who failed classes were able to repeat them and have the grade changed, often through summer school or night school, students who had D's were out of luck. The near-failing grade was one that would be stuck on their transcripts forever.

Cyber High changed that. Read more from the San Francisco Chronicle...