Visit the Digital Learning Department (DLD) at OSPI. The DLD is a one-stop-shop
where educators, students and parents can access online courses and school programs, digital educational resources, research, training and more.
- Learn more about DLD courses.
- School Package Options feature online courses and resources.
Districts can purchase from this suite of options through OSPI's state-level
- Free digital learning resources — Mathcasts, Thinkfinity, and look for a super tool kit of applications that help with career and college planning.
Smart Resources on the DLD Web Site
Approved Online Providers
Follow the links to get details about the state’s approved providers of online courseware and instructional products. Also on the list are course providers and online school programs grandfathered in with
RCW 28A.250.020. Keep your eye on this page — the list is dynamic, and as providers move through the approval process, new names show up.
Who Gets Reviewed?
Use this form to figure out if your organization or school district qualifies as a Multidistrict Online Provider in Washington state. If you don’t think your organization fits neatly into the category, contact
DLD STAFF. Remember that even if your district program doesn't need OSPI approval, its design must integrate these
What Does Online Learning Look Like in Washington State?
Here is a comprehensive review of the state’s online courses and programs in operation for the 2008–09 school year.