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Oregon's Online Schools Offer Flexibility, But Graduation Rates Lag Behind

Parents appreciate the flexibility of online charter schools, but the schools’ graduation rates lag below Oregon’s average.

Backers of school choice have a new ally in the U.S. 44 more words

OPB - Oregon Public Broadcasting

Helping Your Child Learn To Concentrate

The ability to concentrate well is not something that we are born with — it’s a learned skill. However, it can be tough for students to concentrate on their studies when there are a lot of distractions. 485 more words

Distance Education

School is Around the Corner!

That’s right! School is starting for me on April 6th for the last and final time, and they said, the third time is a charm! I hope that it is true, because after going to 2 online schools that are owned by 2 companies that are in it for the money, screwed me over! 184 more words

Matt's Story

K12 International Academy Teachers and Staff During National Teacher Appreciation Week

You can help us say “Thank You” to our K12 International Academy teachers and staff during National Teacher Appreciation Week.

National Teacher Appreciation Week — Monday, May 1st through Friday, May 5th  — is coming up quickly. 551 more words

Elearning

The Benefits Of Offering The Keystone School’s Credit Recovery Program

The National Center for Education Statistics reports that the high school student dropout rate declined from 12.1 percent in 1990 to 6.5 percent in 2014. That’s great — except for the fact that we’re still seeing over a million high school students drop out of school. 632 more words

Distance Education

Reducing Anxiety: How to Prep for Success While Transitioning to an Online School

Online education is a choice that families make when — for one reason or another — the traditional school environment just doesn’t work for them. Online schools can offer flexible schedules, curricular choices and a degree of freedom that can make learning more exciting for students and more comfortable for parents. 787 more words

Distance Education