As we enter into a busy time of year, we want to pause and let each of you know how grateful we are for you. Whether this has been your first semester with us at iLEAD Online, or you are a seasoned pro at taking online courses, we learn and grow so much with each lesson you give us.
December 20: Last day to sign up for Science Accelerator opportunity
December 20: End of Semester 1 for full-time learners.
December 20-January 15: Winter Break
January 16: Start of semester full-time families for coach meetings and advisory activities
January 17: Semester 1 official Reports of Progress emailed to full-time families
January 27: Start of Semester 2/Quarter 3 classes
Our high school courses are about wrapped up. As you finish your class, your facilitator will email your coach your grade recommendation. Please make sure to check your gradebook in PowerSchool and contact your facilitator if you have any questions or concerns about your grades. Our full-time learners will receive a final report of progress … Continue reading “Courses are Wrapping Up”
Elementary and middle school learners, this is the start of Week 6 for Quarter 2. Remember to reach out to your Facilitators or Academic Coach if you have any questions. We’re all here to help you succeed. The end of the quarter is December 14th, and then it’s Winter Break! High school learners, the semester … Continue reading “Coach’s Corner”
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 simple and effective organization system that works for you is an important skill you will need in college, life, and your career. There are many … Continue reading “Tip of the Week: Clean Out Those Google Drives!”
I was born and raised on the beautiful island of Kauai, Hawaii. I studied Education at California Lutheran University, and since then have been traveling. In high school, I took a Japanese class on a whim, and ended up loving it so much that I studied it for five years and did a homestay program … Continue reading “Staff Spotlight: Noelani Murray – Academic Coach, Japanese Language Facilitator, Tutor”
Dr. Ian Fenty, a climate scientist from NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, will be giving a lecture titled, “Warming Oceans, Melting Ice, and Rising Seas.” He will present global warming evidence, projections, and research. When: Friday, December 7, from 7-9 p.m. PST Where: Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M White Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90731 If … Continue reading “Things to Do: Free Lecture by NASA Climate Scientist This Friday”
A team of iLEAD students is preparing to send a science experiment aboard the SpaceX-16 Falcon 9 rocket to the International Space Station (ISS) scheduled to launch on December 4. The project is part of a partnership between iLEAD and DreamUp, the leading provider of space-based educational opportunities. The students’ experiment, which will be on the … Continue reading “iLEAD Students Prepare for Launch to Space Station”