Monthly Archives: January 2013

How to Stay Connected in Online High School

"No man is an island, entire of itself; every man is a piece of the continent, a part of the main." To some, online education might seem kind of lonely.  The common picture people have is a person sitting in their basement on a computer by themselves watching some prerecorded video, filling in the blanks…
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Why Can’t I Get My GED Online

You can do just about anything online these days.  You can shop, watch movies, invest in stock, video chat with people around the world, and take college level classes. It's pretty amazing. And with each passing day, it seems there's something new to do.  But for all the abilities the internet has, there are a…
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Measuring Student Success with Online Learning

How does Excel High School measure its success with the learning process? How do we ensure that students’ are learning and advancing, while attending online high school courses? The ways we do this is to measure ourselves as educators, and define how well our students are growing and learning. In early 2013, Excel High School…
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Why Does High School Start So Early?

One of life's greatest mysteries.  Not to mention a question that a good majority of high school students have asked. Why does class start so early? After all, how many students enjoy waking up at 6:30-7 just so they can make it to first period?  Maybe you're one of the lucky ones who's school doesn't…
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Learning Styles in Online Education

If you've done any amount of school, you've probably heard "learning styles" mentioned, at least in passing.  A lot of people ask questions like: What is my learning style? How does my learning style affect my education? What are the different learning styles? The truth is, learning styles are a broad and pretty inclusive subject. …
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List of Fake Online High Schools and Fake Online GED Programs

Below is a list of the fake online high school scams as well as fake GED online programs. We deem any high school that does not hold State or US Department of Education Recognized Accreditation to be unaccredited. NEWS: If you have a fake diploma from the following fake websites listed below in red, If…
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How to Succeed in 2013

In case you didn't know, it's a new year.  And with a new year comes a new semester of school.  We hope that everyone set their goals nice and high for this year. Maybe 2012 was a great year for you.  Maybe it wasn't.  Regardless, there's no reason why 2013 can't be one of the…
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