Online Schools allow you the flexibility to advance your education, regardless of where you are in life. However, that does not mean it is less demanding than a "brick and mortar" school. The nature of online schools requires engagement that nurtures habits and skills that [...]
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Attention Nevada: Virtual Academy models are the future. The unorthodox nature of virtual academies means there can be a lot of misinformation about how they work. However, we've set out to clarify a few misconceptions and learn about the fundamental values. Will a student be college and [...]
In the last few years, Texas has been making strides in education reform and innovation. Charter schools, a variation of public school that is privately managed, are being widely embraced. Texas students are enjoying a growing array of charter schools from which to choose. Similarly, in Texas [...]
Distance learning and the ability to obtain a distance degree online is making education accessible like never before. And in turn, changing lives. It's a fact and it's in the stats: degrees open doors. According to the National Center for Education Statistics, adults who obtain a [...]
Elementary, middle, and high school education provides the building blocks needed to understand and navigate adulthood. They are the "K12" years. That formative period which shapes and influences adolescents as they make their way to adulthood/higher education. K12 is a Crucial Developmental Period Elementary school is the beginning of [...]
Research has shown that when it comes to students' learning styles, a one-size-fits-all approach is rarely the most effective. Students tend to prefer different learning styles and techniques. A homeschool curriculum allows for versatility and a tailored learning experience that traditional schooling often disregards. What is a [...]
Today, online academies are all about easy access. Students can plug into a fully accredited school anywhere. The choices are endless. From home, a hotel room, or the local coffee shop. Why is this type of access important? In short, students no longer have to settle for [...]
Society as a whole is awakening to the benefits of students learning and working at their own pace. Can the virtual high school model be the answer to this new demand? All in all, most public school teachers lack the support to effectively meet the needs [...]
In the ever-growing internet landscape, people can accomplish most things in fast, efficient ways. So perhaps it should come as no surprise that parents have started looking to the internet for similarly convenient schooling options. And more and more are discovering the benefits of a K12 [...]
Is giving your child an individualized learning experience at the top of your list as a parent? The virtual school model also considers it a top priority. The reality is that children learn in diverse ways. Some excel faster in a classroom setting while others [...]