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Cascade Virtual Academy Powers Up the 2019-2020 School Year on September 3

Posted by fidest press agency su venerdì, 30 agosto 2019

Students at Cascade Virtual Academy (CVA), an online public charter school, will begin the 2019-2020 school year on September 3 simply by turning on their computers. Authorized by Mitchell School District, CVA is a public school at home option available tuition-free to students in kindergarten through eighth grade across Oregon.CVA provides families and students an alternative to traditional brick-and-mortar education. Students enroll in online school for a variety of reasons, including advanced learning, a bullying-free environment, and the ability to balance academic goals with extracurricular pursuits or medical needs. Combining innovative technology with a rigorous curriculum led by state-certified teachers, CVA provides each student with a personalized learning experience.Students study the core subjects of English/language arts, math, science and history, as well as some electives. CVA’s dedicated teachers facilitate lessons during live, interactive online classes, allowing students to enjoy a safe learning environment anywhere with an Internet connection.In addition to scheduled online classes, teachers offer one-on-one instruction and support, online chat sessions, and family phone calls to build close partnerships in support of academic success. Students complete schoolwork using laptops and educational materials that are shipped to their homes for the start of the school year.Throughout the year CVA fosters a sense of community through in-person field trips and social outings. Virtual clubs and organizations also allow students to further explore shared interests together in an online setting.CVA is accepting enrollment applications for the 2019-2020 school year. To learn more about enrollment or for a schedule of upcoming events, visit cva.k12.com or download the K12 mobile app for iOS and Android devices.

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Utah Virtual Academy Now Enrolling for the 2019-2020 School Year

Posted by fidest press agency su domenica, 3 febbraio 2019

Utah Virtual Academy (UTVA), an accredited online public charter school, is now accepting enrollment applications for the 2019-2020 school year. UTVA offers families across the state a tuition-free alternative to brick-and-mortar school for students in kindergarten through 12th grade.UTVA combines online instruction, rigorous curriculum and the support of state-certified teachers to provide a personalized learning experience for each student. Students take courses in the core subjects of English language arts, math, science, history, art and music. World languages, a large selection of career and technology electives, and honors and Advanced Placement® courses are available to high school students. UTVA also offers concurrent enrollment courses in which a student can earn high school and college credit from a choice of three possible Utah colleges.In addition to the core courses, UTVA also offers the Destinations Career Program, which prepares full-time high school students for college and careers in in-demand fields of Information Technology and Health Sciences. Students are introduced to specialty trade skills in online courses, and can choose to go on to take exams for industry-recognized credentials.According to a 2017 survey by K12 Inc. and Edge Research, three out of four parents say middle and high school is the best time for students to start exploring career paths, and nine out of ten adults surveyed agree that the U.S. needs more career technical education to prepare students for the jobs of today and tomorrow.Students choose online school for a variety of reasons, including advanced learning, the safety of a bullying-free environment and a schedule that supports academics while balancing extracurricular pursuits or medical needs.Outside of class, UTVA fosters a sense of community through in-person events, field trips, social outings and service learning opportunities. The school celebrates traditional milestones with an in-person high school prom and graduation ceremony, and students participate in a variety of clubs and organizations throughout the year, growing leadership skills and forming friendships.UTVA is currently accepting enrollments for the fall of 2019. Interested families are encouraged to attend online and in-person information sessions hosted by the school. To learn more, visit utva.k12.com or download the K12 mobile app for iOS and Android devices.

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Utah Virtual Academy Now Enrolling for the 2019-2020 School Year

Posted by fidest press agency su domenica, 3 febbraio 2019

Utah Virtual Academy (UTVA), an accredited online public charter school, is now accepting enrollment applications for the 2019-2020 school year. UTVA offers families across the state a tuition-free alternative to brick-and-mortar school for students in kindergarten through 12th grade.UTVA combines online instruction, rigorous curriculum and the support of state-certified teachers to provide a personalized learning experience for each student. Students take courses in the core subjects of English language arts, math, science, history, art and music. World languages, a large selection of career and technology electives, and honors and Advanced Placement® courses are available to high school students. UTVA also offers concurrent enrollment courses in which a student can earn high school and college credit from a choice of three possible Utah colleges.In addition to the core courses, UTVA also offers the Destinations Career Program, which prepares full-time high school students for college and careers in in-demand fields of Information Technology and Health Sciences. Students are introduced to specialty trade skills in online courses, and can choose to go on to take exams for industry-recognized credentials.According to a 2017 survey by K12 Inc. and Edge Research, three out of four parents say middle and high school is the best time for students to start exploring career paths, and nine out of ten adults surveyed agree that the U.S. needs more career technical education to prepare students for the jobs of today and tomorrow.Students choose online school for a variety of reasons, including advanced learning, the safety of a bullying-free environment and a schedule that supports academics while balancing extracurricular pursuits or medical needs.Outside of class, UTVA fosters a sense of community through in-person events, field trips, social outings and service learning opportunities. The school celebrates traditional milestones with an in-person high school prom and graduation ceremony, and students participate in a variety of clubs and organizations throughout the year, growing leadership skills and forming friendships.UTVA is currently accepting enrollments for the fall of 2019. Interested families are encouraged to attend online and in-person information sessions hosted by the school. To learn more, visit utva.k12.com or download the K12 mobile app for iOS and Android devices.

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Minnesota Virtual Academy Welcomes Back Students for the 2018-2019 School Year

Posted by fidest press agency su lunedì, 3 settembre 2018

Students and teachers at Minnesota Virtual Academy (MNVA) will start the 2018-2019 school year on September 4, simply by turning on their computers. A full-time, online public school program of Houston Public Schools, MNVA provides a tuition-free public education for students in grades K-12 across the state.“At MNVA, we are committed to discovering, developing and achieving the potential within each of our students,” said Krin Abraham, MNVA’s head of school. “As the new school year gets underway, our online learning platform and inspired teachers are ready to support each student, and help them achieve their goals this year and for years to come.”Combining innovative technology with a rigorous curriculum led by Minnesota-licensed teachers, MNVA provides each student with a personalized learning experience. Students take a full course load in the core subjects of math, science, language arts, history, music and art, as well as electives, honors and Advanced Placement® courses in high school. High school students in grades 10-12 have the opportunity to earn college credits through the state’s Post-Secondary Enrollment Options (PSEO) program, by dually enrolling at MNVA and eligible participating postsecondary institutions.MNVA’s dedicated staff facilitate lessons during live, interactive online classes, allowing students to enjoy a safe learning environment anywhere with an internet connection. In addition to scheduled classes, teachers offer one-on-one instruction and support, online chat sessions and phone calls to build close partnerships with parents and students in support of their academic success.Students enroll in online school for a variety of reasons, including advanced learning, a bullying-free environment, and the ability to balance their education with extracurricular pursuits or medical needs.Throughout the year, MNVA builds a sense of community through field trips, community service opportunities and social outings, and celebrates graduating seniors with an in-person commencement ceremony in the spring. Virtual clubs and organizations also allow students to further explore shared interests together in the online setting.MNVA is still accepting enrollment applications for the 2018-2019 school year. Families are encouraged to attend an online or in-person information session hosted by the school. To learn more about enrollment and for a schedule of upcoming events visit mnva.k12.com or download the K12 enrollment app for iOS and Android devices.

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Arizona Virtual Academy Begins 15th School Year on August

Posted by fidest press agency su domenica, 5 agosto 2018

Students at Arizona Virtual Academy (AZVA), an accredited, online public charter school, will begin the 2018-19 school year on August 8 as the school begins its 15th year of operation. AZVA is open to students statewide in kindergarten through 12th grade. Combining innovative technology with a rigorous curriculum led by state-certified teachers, AZVA provides each student with a personalized learning experience. Students take a full course load across the core subjects of English/language arts, math, science and history, as well as world languages, art music and electives. Advanced Placement® courses are available at the high school level.Eligible students also have the opportunity for concurrent enrollment, which allows them to earn college credit while still enrolled in high school, at no cost to the family. AZVA will launch the RISE program (Reaching Intellectual Success & Excellence) for profoundly gifted students in 2018-19. Eligible students in grades 3-8 will learn under the instruction of a gifted-certified teacher and will be provided opportunities for acceleration in areas of exceptional strength, and the ability to go deeper and wider in their understanding of the world around them. RISE students will engage with similarly gifted peers through live class discussions, projects and virtual collaborative learning.“Gifted students shouldn’t just be given more work, they should be given different, meaningful work that will encourage them to delve deeper into their scope of understanding of the material and to explore the world in a new way,” said Dr. Kelly Van Sande, head of school at Arizona Virtual Academy. “The RISE program will encourage our students to exercise creativity and higher-level thinking while exploring interesting topics and concepts.” AZVA also offers a blended learning program, combining online courses with in-person instruction and support. There are three blended learning centers located in the Phoenix Metro area, as well as one each in Kingman and Tucson, and feature on-site support, student enrichment and socialization opportunities.Students enroll in online school for a variety of reasons, including advanced learning, a bullying-free environment, and the ability to balance their education with extracurricular pursuits or medical needs.AZVA’s state-certified teachers facilitate lessons during live, interactive online classes. In addition, the dedicated teachers interact with students and families via phone, email, web-based classrooms and online discussions, building close partnerships with parents and students to support academic success. The online platform enables students to enjoy a safe learning environment while connecting with classmates and teachers from across the state.Throughout the school year, AZVA builds a sense of community through in-person field trips, community service opportunities and social outings. AZVA celebrates the end of the school year with an in-person prom and honors graduating seniors with an in-person commencement ceremony in the spring. AZVA is still accepting enrollments for this fall. Interested families are encouraged to attend online or in-person information sessions hosted by the school.

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Alabama Virtual Academy at Eufaula City Schools Now Enrolling for 2018-2019 School Year

Posted by fidest press agency su martedì, 20 febbraio 2018

Alabama Virtual Academy at Eufaula City Schools (ALVA-ECS) welcomes families to apply for enrollment for the 2018-2019 school year. An online public school authorized by the Alabama State Department of Education and the Eufaula City Schools, ALVA-ECS is available tuition-free to students in grades K-12 who reside anywhere in the state.Delivered entirely online, ALVA-ECS combines online instruction, rigorous curriculum and the support of state-licensed teachers to provide a personalized experience for each student. ALVA-ECS students access a robust online curriculum and attend live virtual classes. The school provides a unique approach to learning that helps prepare students for post-graduation college or career success.“At ALVA-ECS, our goal is to maximize the potential of each student,” says Head of School Kayleen Marble. “We work with families to make sure students stay on track to meet their goals, whether entering the workforce or advancing onto higher education after graduation.”Students are offered a full course load in the core subjects of math, language arts, science, history, art, and music. In high school, ALVA-ECS students have access to world languages and electives, as well as honors and Advanced Placement® courses. ALVA-ECS also offers student clubs, field trips, social outings and other activities to foster a sense of school community, including an in-person graduation ceremony in the spring.Students choose online school for a variety of reasons including advanced learning, a bullying-free environment, and schedule flexibility to facilitate extracurricular pursuits or medical needs. ALVA-ECS’s online platform gives students the flexibility to pursue their academic goals in a supportive environment and at an appropriate pace for their learning style.
ALVA-ECS is now accepting enrollment applications for the 2018-2019 school year. Families are encouraged to attend an in-person or online information session hosted by the school. For more information on how to enroll, and for a schedule of upcoming information sessions, visit http://alva.k12.com.

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Wisconsin Virtual Academy Opens Enrollments for 2018-2019 School Year

Posted by fidest press agency su mercoledì, 7 febbraio 2018

WisconsinWisconsin Virtual Academy (WIVA), an online public charter school authorized by the McFarland School District, is now accepting enrollments for the upcoming 2018-2019 school year. WIVA is available tuition-free to students in kindergarten through 12th grade who reside anywhere in the state of Wisconsin. Families can submit an application during the open enrollment window, which runs from Monday, Feb. 5 through 4 p.m. CST on Monday, April 30, 2018. Delivered entirely online, WIVA offers students and families a high-quality education option. WIVA students access a robust online curriculum and attend live virtual classes taught by Wisconsin-licensed teachers. WIVA provides an approach to learning that helps prepare students for post-graduation college or career success.“We are committed to providing our students with a superior education experience,” says Nicholaus Sutherland, Head of School at WIVA. “Our staff supports the academic success of our students in ways tailor-made to meet their diverse needs.”WIVA offers students the support and resources needed to pursue and reach their academic goals. Advanced independent learners are able to progress at an accelerated pace, while those who find content and concepts more challenging will receive additional live instruction and support to ensure academic success.Students are offered a full course load in the core subjects of math, science, language arts, history, art and music. Electives include world languages, as well as high school honors and Advanced Placement® courses. WIVA also offers virtual student clubs, field trips, social outings, and other activities to foster a sense of school community, including an annual prom and graduation ceremony. WIVA is now accepting applications for the 2018-2019 school year. Families are encouraged to attend an in-person or online information session hosted by the school. For more information on how to enroll, and for a schedule of upcoming events, visit wiva.k12.com.

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