A Wisconsin school district's plan to start an online public school this fall is being challenged in court by the state's teachers union.

The Wisconsin Connections Academy is a kindergarten through eighth grade virtual school that plans to educate about 300 children from their homes across the state under a charter granted by the Appleton School District.

But the state's teachers union, the Wisconsin Education Association Council (WEAC), has filed notice that it is challenging the legality of the Connections Academy. The notice is a necessary legal step before


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