Student Tip: Quick Access to Courses

If you are a full-time student, you may have several courses throughout the year. One way to organize your courses is to favorite the classes you are currently taking. When you log in to the Wayne Learning Hub, (1) click on Courses at the top menu bar.  Then, (2) select the All courses link at […]

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3 Alternative Schooling Options for Pregnant Teens

3 Alternative School Options for Pregnant Teens An unplanned pregnancy early in life does not have to mean the end of one’s education. But you may need to pursue an alternative school option. Some public schools do have special programs in place to help pregnant teens graduate, but many aren’t equipped to handle their special […]

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What You Need to Know About Today’s Online Learning Model

What You Need to Know About Today’s Online Learning Model

With about 2.3 million K-12 students enrolled in online schools, it should come as no surprise that this alternative style of learning is now being considered mainstream. In fact, numerous states now require students to enroll in at least one online course before graduating from high school. Virginia, Idaho, Alabama, Florida, and Michigan are among […]

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7 Tips to Help Online Students Get into College

Ready to take on college? Whether or not you’re at the point of filling out applications, it’s never too early to start building the habits that will help you gain admission into the colleges of your choice. Based on recent statistics, it’s getting harder to get accepted into college — especially top-tier institutions. Although the […]

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Why Adults Should Complete High School

If you’re an adult without a high school diploma, you may already know that good job opportunities are hard to find. Without a high school education, you may find that the only jobs available are part-time, which usually means you don’t get benefits like health insurance and paid time off. The good news is: It’s […]

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More Students Enrolling in Online Classes

In 2011, Stanford University debuted the Massive Open Online Course format, which allows an unlimited number of students to take an online course for free. Online learning offers the kind of flexibility that appeals to busy students, so more colleges are expanding their online curriculum. And high schools are beginning to offer more online options, […]

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Teens in Military Families and Online Learning

Teens whose parents are members of the United States Armed Forces often experience a high level of anxiety and stress in their lives. Their families may relocate frequently, putting teens in the position of having to make new friends, whenever they start school. Some teens may take on more responsibilities, in order to help their […]

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Characteristics of Online Learning Success

by James Totton, Social Studies teacher at Achieve Virtual Education Academy The M.S.D. of Wayne Township has developed an educational philosophy of offering multiple pathways to achieve the student goal of graduation.  This philosophy has helped Wayne Township to develop some of the most advanced blended and virtual learning programs available to students in the […]

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Online Learning Helps Foster Work Skills

Whether you want a part-time job in a restaurant or a career as a biochemist, you’ll find most employersare looking for the same basic qualities: good organizational and time management skills, as well as self-motivation and clear communication skills. And when you take online high school courses, you’re developing all of those skills that could […]

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Remote Learning Offers Relief from Bullying and Harassment

Students who are bullied at school may be more likely to perform poorly on tests, have low GPAs, to skip school or drop out altogether. Victims of harassment, threats, malicious gossip and physical or verbal attacks may suffer from depression, anxiety and long-lasting psychological trauma. Sometimes, bullied students are afraid to tell their parents about […]

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