Student Tech Tip: Math Review Tools

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Student Tech Tip: Math Review Tools

If you are an online math student with a phone or tablet, here are some apps and websites that might help with some of your online courses and give you extra practice.   Khan Academy Khan Academy allows you to watch videos over various math topics and challenges you to show mastery through a game-based […]

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5 Benefits of Virtual Schooling

There are many benefits to attending a virtual high school.  If you or your child are interested in this option, take a look at just five of the benefits of online learning.   1. Flexibility Without online education, there isn’t a traditional 8-3 schedule.  Students have the ability to learn when and where they want. […]

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Fair Use

This post is part two in a series on copyright compliance online. Fair Use is a term that is used frequently, but do you really know what it means? Many teachers think that anything they want to use is fair use because it is for educational purposes.  That is not necessarily true.  Fair Use is […]

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April Student Tech Tip: Getting Academic Help

For this month’s student tech tip, I’d like to highlight two resources shared on the Edudemic website. Edudemic is a site that provides educational technology help for both students and teachers.  In the past year they have shared two different resources that the students at Achieve Virtual might benefit from. The 5 Best Study Aid […]

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Meet the Teacher: John Wentland

We recently interviewed Mr. John Wentland, one of our fantastic science teachers here at Achieve Virtual.  He was voted as March’s You Make a Difference award winner and for good reason.  Mr. Wentland currently teaches Chemistry at Crawfordsville High School in Indiana as well as ICP and Chemistry for us at Achieve Virtual.  Our principal, […]

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Summer School Enrollment Open

We are currently accepting summer school enrollments (and filling up QUICKLY).  Summer is a great time to take online courses.  Here are just some of the reasons you might want to take a class online this summer: Catch up on previous classes that you may have failed Earn extra credits to graduate on time and […]

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Student Spotlight: Janena

Our newest student of the month is Janena.  She is a junior at Achieve Virtual.  She enrolled with us because she wanted to be in the MSD of Wayne Township and had heard great things about the school from another former student.  After graduation, Janena is planning to attend Purdue University and major in Psychology. We […]

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March Student Tech Tip: Screenshots

As a virtual school student, there are several times when you will be asked to take a screenshot or a picture of your computer screen.  Whether you are showing proof of finishing an interactive or online game or showing your teacher or IT department a technical problem you are experiencing.  Sometimes it is very helpful […]

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Understanding Copyright and Public Domain

This post is part one in a series on copyright compliance online. It is very important for teachers, specifically online teachers and instructional designers, to understand copyright. As students begin to utilize resources they find online, such as images, for their projects and presentations, it is imperative they have a good understanding of copyright and […]

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Meet the Teacher: Robert Lewis

Congratulations to Robert Lewis, the You Make a Difference Award winner for last month. In this post, we highlight one of our wonderful social studies teachers.  This short video lets you meet Mr. Lewis as he shares what he is most excited about in his courses, what makes him an effective online teacher, and why […]

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