Category: Tips and Tricks

Outdoor Study Breaks for Online Students

“I go to nature every day for inspiration in the day’s work.” –Frank Lloyd Wright Kids spend considerably less time outside than previous generations did. This comes as no surprise … Continue reading “Outdoor Study Breaks for Online Students”

Considering a Public Online School or Homeschooling?

  Many parents toy with the idea of enrolling their kids in a K-12 online school or homeschooling them, but they are afraid to take the leap. Some common concerns … Continue reading “Considering a Public Online School or Homeschooling?”

Internet Safety

As a virtual school, we view technology as a tool to open doors, expand minds, and promote access to information and opportunity. However, we also know that with that great … Continue reading “Internet Safety”

Tip of the Week: Go Outside!

We love technology! In fact, we love it so much, we believe that children and teenagers can actively learn, think, engage, and create with online school. However, we also know … Continue reading “Tip of the Week: Go Outside!”

Tip of the Week: Organizers for Success

We’ve created an organizer for your success! Make your own copy or print out, and use to help you complete your classes each week! Click HERE to view the organizer.

Tip of the Week: Go Outside!

The research is clear. Children and teenagers benefit from nature more than any other age group. Nature has a direct effect on the functioning of our immune health, stress levels, … Continue reading “Tip of the Week: Go Outside!”

Tip of the Week: Clean Out Those Google Drives!

The end of the semester is a great time to go into the Google Drive you used to complete your schoolwork in this semester and clean it out. Creating a … Continue reading “Tip of the Week: Clean Out Those Google Drives!”

Tip of the Week: Scanning for Options

Scanning artwork, hand-written papers, documents, and photos can come in handy when communicating with instructors and others. There is no need to purchase a scanner, because you can use an … Continue reading “Tip of the Week: Scanning for Options”

Tip of the Week: Check Your Feedback Online

Your course facilitators work hard to provide you feedback on coursework. Check the comments for opportunities to revise and get a higher mark. Not sure how? Click HERE for a … Continue reading “Tip of the Week: Check Your Feedback Online”

Tip of the Week: Habit-Forming App

Gamified Task Manager is app that can help middle- and high-school students form good habits or break bad habits. Assignments, chores, commitments, and goals can all be entered in the … Continue reading “Tip of the Week: Habit-Forming App”