Graduation Cap and Diploma

6 Reasons to Consider Completing Your High School Diploma

If it’s been years since you missed out on the opportunity to get your high school diploma, you may wonder, “What’s the point?” More than likely, plenty has happened since that time. Maybe you have a job, a family, responsibilities and other challenges that make it difficult to think about getting your high school diploma. […]

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College Transition

Transitioning from Online School to College

Adjusting to anything new can be stressful and challenging. However, making the leap from high school to college can be incredibly difficult. You’re adjusting to an entirely new environment – including the school, students, teachers, a new room and a more rigorous academic schedule. That’s why you’ll likely experience what many people frequently describe as […]

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Advantages of Online School

5 Advantages of Attending Online School

Considering making a move to online school? While it can be a significant change from the experience of a brick and mortar school, online school definitely has its advantages – both at the high school and college level. Distance education, as it’s sometimes called, has been on the rise over the past decade and is […]

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Dual Credits

The Benefits of Dual Credits in High School

If you’re like most students, tuition fees are among the first things that come to mind when considering a college career. Of course, that’s for good reason. The average cost for tuition and fees range from about $10,000 to $35,000 annually, depending upon whether you attend a public or private school. Additionally, that doesn’t include […]

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Some helpful planning and strategy will help you enable your child's success in online high school.

Strategies to Help Your Child Succeed in Online High School

Making the move from traditional education models to online high school is a big shift. If you’ve decided that online high school is right for your child’s needs, you’re making a commitment to a lifestyle change for the whole family. Are you ready to adapt your support system to the online format to enable your […]

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a virtual high school education provides students with soft skills essential for later success.

Essential Soft Skills Students Gain in Online Education

Beyond earning a degree, high school students acquire skills that prepare them for adulthood and workforce. Among the most important skills gained during those four years are soft skills – or personal attributes, personality traits, inherent social cues, and communication abilities needed for success on the job. These are the skills that can’t always be […]

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Virtual high school offers many benefits to students in need of nontraditional learning.

Four Reasons to Enroll in a Virtual High School Program

There’s no denying that virtual high schools made headlines in 2017, providing opportunities for thousands of displaced students following this fall’s hurricanes, creating new options for students living in rural and isolated communities, and allowing refuge for students facing an increase in bullying and cyberbullying. Virtual high schools present a myriad of benefits for a […]

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Online high school graduation

5 Steps to Graduating Early from Online High School

Who says you must follow the rules when it comes to high school graduation? Online schools attract students who aren’t afraid to operate outside of the norm. That’s why some of these students work toward graduating early–in less than the traditional four years. You can too. Here’s how. Set a target graduation date. The sooner […]

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Online high school experience

What is it like to go to a virtual high school?

You don’t necessarily grow up faster in a virtual high school, but for some students it is a structure that develops confidence, assertiveness, and other skills that will serve them in the workforce. The day-to-day experience is largely created by students, who are responsible for completing assignments–on their own time. Many find that they have […]

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How Online Learning Equips you for your Future Workplace

What career are you planning on pursuing? Medical technician? Computer systems analyst? How about a mechanical engineer, IT manager or marketing specialist? With the way that technology is affecting just about everything, including the workplace, it’s quite possible that the jobs that exist tomorrow could look significantly different than they do today. In fact, some […]

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