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Make the Switch to Online High School

January 6th, 2020 in ,

Written by Ellen R.

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Parents look to online high schools for a number of reasons: safety, challenging curriculum, accelerated learning, flexible schedule, one-to-one attention from teachers. What ever your reason, choosing the right school can be challenging and confusing. Here are the top 8 TIPs for choosing the right online school. Learn about verified parent and student reviews, individualized learning, accreditation, and college acceptances.

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How Can I Help My Child Succeed in High School?

July 24th, 2019 in , , ,

Written by Steve R.

Success!

Steve, a parent of Whitmore School graduate, Alina, discusses why online high school was the best choice for Alina. Mastery learning, and a flexible schedule made all the difference in her success. Whitmore encourages students to take charge of their own education. Students work one-to-one with their teachers on every lesson.

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Can I Get Accepted into College with an Online High School Diploma?

March 18th, 2019 in , ,

Written by Rachel Y.

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Will I get into college?

I get asked this question a lot! Parents, students and all inquiring minds want to know. The short answer is YES, however, it may put your mind at ease by explaining why this is and providing more clarification. There is more than just getting accepted to college. It is important for your child be prepared for the rigors of college work. What is the educational approach of the online high school you are considering?  Are students pushed through their courses to meet semester deadlines, or do students work through their courses at the pace that is best for them? Are the assignments based on memorizing for multiple choice questions, or are students expected to read, research, and communicate their understanding through one-to-one interactions with their teacher?

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