What Are Potential Course Offerings in Virtual High Schools?

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What Are Potential Course Offerings in Virtual High Schools?

As a student, the courses offered by your high school can change your path to a high school diploma. Online high schools give students options that traditional public schools may not. For example, virtual schools may be able to offer an elective course to an online student more easily because virtual schools do not have […]

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10 Advantages to Finishing High School Online

Completing a high school diploma can feel like an out-of-reach feat. Life is demanding, and traditional high school teaching structures don’t afford every student the same access and opportunity. For an individual looking to complete their high school diploma at any stage of life, online learning can provide an effective, adaptable style to fit these […]

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Parent Engagement with Student Online Learning Is Important

Just like in traditional learning environments, a parent’s role and impact on student success is both critical and apparent. Parents serve as a coach for their students, at any age, and support them through their learning process. The same way parents can mentor and encourage students that travel nearby for school, a parent also plays […]

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Using Virtual Learning for Gifted Children

Virtual learning is a highly adaptable field; quick to meet the demands of different learners and support the varying needs of educators. An audience calling attention more and more is that of gifted children, and how educators approach these learners to maximize their education. What does the term “gifted child” mean? Gifted children are defined […]

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Five Things to Be Thankful for This Season

As we approach the most wonderful time of the year, it is important to reflect on all we have gratitude for. Here are 5 things we should be thankful for this season: Time with Family Just as a work/life balance takes emergence in today’s top careers, so has family time among students. Spending quality time […]

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Check Out These Interesting Milestones in Alternative Learning

If you’re among the thousands of students considering attending high school online, you may feel that you’re stepping into uncharted territory. Friends and relatives may be questioning how you’re going to pull it off — or even why you would choose an alternative school. Interestingly enough, alternatives to traditional schools have been around for decades […]

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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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The ‘Quiet’ Online Student

The ‘Quiet’ Online Student Our focus for last month’s professional development was on the introverted student.  Over the past month, I have been reading a book that I have found to be absolutely phenomenal titled Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking.   Reading this book through the lens of a virtual school staff […]

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