If you don't mind, I'd like to offer some observations as an online teacher. I'm a homeschooling mom who utilizes online courses for my own kids, so I have experience from all sides.
1. Realize that when you sign up for a course with an organization, you are agreeing to abide by their policies. Understand what the organization's policies are, read everything ahead of time, and don't expect the organization to change after your student begins taking classes.
2. Along those same lines, be aware that teachers must abide by the organization's policies. A teacher must do what he/she has ag