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4 Online Learning Socialization Myths

Because online learning is a relatively new phenomenon, a lot of myths have been generated, especially when it comes to socialization.  The stereotypical online learner is holed away in their room and never gets outside to meet other people.  This couldn’t be farther from the...

Is Online School Easier Than Regular High School?

It’s true that online courses can be very helpful for people with erratic schedules, mobility issues or anxiety disorders, but if you’re hoping you won’t have to do as much work to complete an online course you’re going to be sadly disappointed.  The fact is...

5 School Supplies Online Students Need

With more and more students opting to take their course online, there’s a learning curve when it comes to buying school supplies.  Of course, you’re going to need an internet connection and a device that connects you to the World Wide Web, but there are...

3 Important Things to Know Before Taking an Online Course

As online learning becomes more popular, more new students end up taking the plunge.  That said, they may not fully understand what they’re getting into.  Just because you’re taking courses online doesn’t mean your workload will take care of itself or you’ll never have to...

Benefits of Online Courses vs Traditional High School Classes

With the advent of the internet, a whole new way of learning has opened up.  Witness the coming of age of online courses. For those who wonder what the appeal of online learning really is, we’ve written an article that shows the benefits of online...

Study Tip: How to Use I.e., E.g. and Ex. Properly

Using abbreviations has become a accepted part of writing in the English language.  However, using them properly can mean the difference between appearing like someone who knows what they’re writing about and someone who’s trying to seem clever, but actually isn’t.  In this article we’ve...

How to Decide if Online High School is Right for You?

As broadband internet has become more ubiquitous, online learning has gained in popularity.  By allowing students to take classes according to their own schedule regardless of their location or ease of mobility, online courses have created a revolution in the education industry.  But before you...

How to Catch Up in an Online Course

Online learning is a boon to many students who have obligations that go above and beyond attending class.  For those who have families to raise, jobs to maintain or other activities that take up a portion of the day usually associated with a traditional classroom...

3 Ways to Stay Organized for Your Online High School Classes

Although you’ll learn the same material taking an online course as you would by attending a traditional class, the way you learn might end up being somewhat different.  For this reason, you’ll need some different techniques for staying organized when taking online courses. To help...

Three New Year’s Resolutions for Online Students

If you’re a student who has already taken the plunge into online courses you’ve likely found a flexibility and freedom that isn’t readily available in the traditional classroom.  Being able to decide when and where you want to get your work done can be a...