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How to Manage Holidays & Vacations with Online Classes

One of the great aspects of online classes is their flexibility.  Students are able to complete their work when it’s convenient for them while allowing them to continue on with activities that may take place during the traditional school day.  However, because online courses begin...

How to Prepare for Your First Online Course

Although online courses have been designed to be as accessible as possible, there will always be some sort of prep work that needs to be done before embarking on a new course.  If you’ve never tried an online course before, this guide will give you...

4 Reasons Parents And Teens Choose Online Courses

Many more parents and teenagers these days are choosing to use online courses to supplement or replace traditional classroom learning.  Some people may find it hard to understand the appeal of this type of alternative educational arrangement, but there are a good number of reasons...

How do Teens Cope with the Stress of High School Without Burning Out

Being a teenager during the high school years can be one of the most stressful periods of anyone’s life.  Peer pressure, increased workload, hormonal changes and pressure to succeed can all make the secondary school years tense for growing young adults.  Those who aren’t doing...

Stack Your Resume To Get Into The University of Your Dreams

Putting forward a convincing case for being accepted into the university of your choice is a combination of preparation, inspiration, demonstration and persuasion.  Compiling an impressive resume can help pave the way to the university you have in your sights. But the construction of an...

How to Raise Your High School GPA (By Taking Online Courses)

For better or worse, your Grade Point Average (GPA) will play an important role in being admitted into the secondary education program that you’re applying for.  Those with the highest GPAs will likely be able to choose which schools they attend and what courses they...

The Benefits of Accelerating Your High School Education

It’s true that not everyone uses the same method of learning.  What works for one student may be incredibly difficult for another.  However, when studying at Jewish Virtual High School, a learner is able to work at their own pace and use the study methods...

What is Credit Recovery?

If you end up finishing a course but don’t successfully complete the required work, you may be able to utilize credit recovery to gain the credits that were missed out on.  This will allow you to get back on track with your studies, receive the...