Look Where You Want To Go, Not Where You Don’t Want To Go

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Calling All Online High School Arizona Students… “Look where you want to go, not where you don’t want to go.” It’s a lesson I learned the hard way on a mountain bike ride several years ago. Staunchly independent, raised with a zero-tolerance level for making mistakes, crashing into boulders and onto the ground rendered me … Read more

The Last Day of Online High School

The problem with the last day of online high school is, a month before it happens we enter this anxiety-ridden state like it’s the last day of everything we’ve ever known. The last day of school anxiety causes us to forget the whole reason we were in school in the first place. What I am … Read more

BLOG SERIES #5 of 5… THE DIFFERENCE – Online High School Versus Doing High School Online

3. Where Did The Time Go? Yes, this is a given and it happens, every second, every minute, every hour, every day, every month, every year, and so on. Here’s a question for you…how old were you about 4 years ago? Do you remember the things you did and the things you learned? Do you … Read more

BLOG SERIES #4 of 5… THE DIFFERENCE – Online High School Versus Doing High School Online

Be Transparent; Be Accountable If you want something to happen, you need to have focus and intention about it. This means telling others, being explicit, writing it out on your mirror so that every morning you wake up and every evening before you go to bed, you see it; your goal, your target, your milestone. … Read more

BLOG SERIES #3 of 5: THE DIFFERENCE – Online High School Versus Doing High School Online

Find Motivation and Support In Others Many folks around you have walked the path you are walking today and can give you more than enough anecdotes of their experiences and what they’ve learned. Trust us, there is an abundance of people willing to share with you their trials and tribulations and what they’ve done to … Read more

BLOG SERIES #2 of 5… THE DIFFERENCE – Online High School vs. Doing High School Online

We know that not everyone is comfortable with online high school and that’s certainly normal. There are specific skills and traits that make online high school more suitable for some students but that doesn’t mean that other students cannot thrive in that environment. If a student understands how this environment works and what skills they … Read more

BLOG SERIES #1 of 5… THE DIFFERENCE—Online High School versus Doing High School Online

There are no synchronous meetings, no virtual homeroom for check-in, and no zoom calls. Students log into their online classes, complete assignments, and finish exams based on their schedules, their content comprehension, overall understanding, and their time management skills.