December 19th, 2016 by SD Virtual School
How Your Child Can Thrive With Online Learning
As virtual learning grows in popularity, more families are seeking alternatives from the traditional educational methods. Instead of having students spend their time in a desk for hours back to back, students can now take lessons from the comfort of their home and at a pace that is convenient for them or your family.
Online learning has its own pros and cons just like any other type of learning, so it’s important to understand how to help your child stay focused on their education. Keeping your child focused is one of the best ways your family can take advantage of online learning to benefit your child.
November 15th, 2016 by SD Virtual School
Top 6 Books to Read in Your Spare Time
As you’re going through school, you’ll likely be assigned a variety of different reading assignments. Whether it’s a specific chapter within a textbook or an entire book to read for literature, they are assigned to help you become a better student to understand the course or become a better reader. However, school curriculum only requires you to read certain books and topics.
There are thousands upon thousands of other books you could read in your spare time. Below are six of our top picks for books you can read in your spare time.
October 25th, 2016 by SD Virtual School
Educators and school administrators have the tremendous challenge and opportunity help students prepare for life after school. Preparing students for advanced education after high school or helping them get careers they will love is just a part of the process that teachers and parents have alongside their students.
As technology improves over the decades, the question that arises is all about how we can help students prepare for a career they will enjoy, but step into one that does not yet exist. It’s not uncommon that popular in-demand jobs of today weren’t even available ten or twenty years ago.
October 25th, 2016 by SD Virtual School
As you are looking to enroll your students in a school, you will quickly realize just how many options there are out there available to you. One of the popular types of schools is the “charter school.”
What Is a Charter School?
A charter school is a popular (although typically less common than traditional public schools) choice among families that prefer independent schools, established by teachers, parents or community groups, that are publicly funded. Charter schools have a little more freedom in how they structure their school than traditional public schools.
October 12th, 2016 by SD Virtual School
When you want to succeed at your studies, it takes a lot of time and effort to do it right. One of the best ways to get better at your studies, understand your lessons better, and get better grades, is to prepare before your school year has even started. Today we are going to explore how students and parents can best prepare for the school year.
April 26th, 2016 by SD Virtual School
Credit Recovery High School Program of San Diego
At San Diego Virtual School, we provide credit recovery classes to students who need to make up high school credits that they may have fallen behind on over the years. As a credit recovery high school, we can help any student in high school that has fallen behind on classes and wants to catch up, provided that they qualify for the credit recovery classes.
April 18th, 2016 by SD Virtual School
What to Do When You’re Feeling Stressed
No matter how far you are into middle or high school, students of all ages and all academic skill levels will experience some type of stress throughout their schooling. If you’re feeling stressed, the first thing to do is to not feel upset by the stress you’re experiencing. It’s a normal feeling to have as a student and there are many ways to help cope with, reduce, or eliminate the stress you’re feeling.
At San Diego Virtual School, we want to offer you tips and strategies to help you manage your stress in an effective manner so that you can enjoy your schooling. (more…)
March 15th, 2016 by SD Virtual School
Students, teachers, and parents have always been on the lookout for ways to increase the effectiveness of learning and studying. Over the years, new strategies, tactics, and theories have developed in order to discover what environment is the most conducive for studying and achieving strong test scores. One topic that has been up in the air for a long time has been whether or not music can help or hurt a student’s ability to study. (more…)
February 22nd, 2016 by SD Virtual School
Strategies for Focusing on Your School
Focusing on school can be incredibly challenging for any teenager, but even more so when doing online schooling. Getting a high school diploma online comes with many benefits, but it can also be difficult for a young student to create a productive atmosphere in which to do school, and to set up a schedule to get the work done in a timely manner. Here is some expert advice on strategies to help you focus on school when you aren’t in a traditional classroom setting. (more…)
February 3rd, 2016 by SD Virtual School
With a diverse and talented student body, nationally recognized academic programs, and famous alumni, San Diego State University and CSU San Marcos offer unparalleled opportunities for students to embark on their college career. If you are searching for the right school, these two universities have a lot to offer, especially for the ambitious and entrepreneurial student. Here are some reasons to consider these highly ranked Southern California colleges.
5 Reasons to Attend SDSU
Why SDSU and CSU San Marcos are Great Colleges