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Three Tips to Transition from Traditional School to Online School

With more and more students taking online courses it’s been found that there’s a lack of understanding and direction when switching from a brick and mortar classroom to online learning.  There’s definitely a learning curve when it comes to switching from traditional classroom to online...

Two Ways to Streamline Your Study Notes

Taking notes while witnessing lectures is probably the most important skill you can have when taking educational courses - online or in-person. Understanding what your professor is trying to get across and being able to record the main points in a way that you can understand...

How to Prepare for Online Midterms

They always seem to come up much faster than anticipated.  Midterms are the first major tests you’ll take in any course - online or in the classroom.  They can make up as much as 30% or more of your final mark, so getting a good...

Three Ways to Keep Organized in Online High School

There’s a common misconception that taking online courses require less work than those that are attended in a traditional classroom.  The fact is that online courses generally require better organizational skills and demand as much time or more than that required when attending a brick...

How To Stay on Track with your Online Classes

Online learning has revolutionized education.  Not only for those who have responsibilities such as jobs or children, but for those who may find the traditional classroom a learning hindrance for whatever the reason.  But keeping up with online courses requires a different set of skills...

How to Prepare for Your First Online Semester

If you’ve never taken an online course before you couldn’t be blamed for feeling a little nervous when the time comes to start.  However, once you get going you’ll find those nerves will fade away and leave you with feelings of freedom and independence. But...

4 Reasons to Enroll Your Teen in Online High School

More and more families these days are withdrawing their teenagers from traditional classrooms and enrolling them in online courses.  Beyond the fact that internet technology has allowed this evolution to happen, what are the benefits of taking online courses? To answer that question we’ve come...

How to Choose a Computer for Online Learning

When it comes to taking online courses, the most important piece of equipment is your computer.  Without this vital piece of gear you won’t be able to get online to access the information you’re meant to learn.  But buying a computer can be a confusing...

The Benefits of Online Credit Recovery for Students

If a few credits are all that stand between your and graduating at the same time as all your friends and classmates, you might want to look into online credit recovery.  Students can fall behind in credit accumulation for a number of reasons beyond simply...

4 Tips for Having a Great Summer School Experience

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It may not sound like the most fun way to spend a summer, but if you’re planning on taking online courses over the break there are ways you can prepare yourself to actually have a good experience.  To make the most of the situation we’ve...