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August 29, 2015

Want An iPad? Share Your FLVS Success Story!

From Thursday’s inbox on what appears to be a busy blogging Saturday…

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#SuccessAtFLVS Photo Contest is Now Open
Dear Michael,We know our students are fascinating people who use the flexibility provided by Florida Virtual School to do great things – and we want to hear all about it!

Using Instagram, Twitter or Facebook, show us how FLVS has helped you or your student(s) succeed in this year’s fall photo contest.

Participants even have a chance at receiving an iPad mini!


Snap a pic showing how FLVS has helped you succeed and share following these simple entry guidelines:

  • Student must be visible in the photo
  • Photo must visually show how FLVS helps the student succeed
  • Caption must describe student’s success and include #SuccessAtFLVS
  • Photos should be submitted through the Facebook contest tab or via Twitteror Instagram using the #SuccessAtFLVS hashtag
  • Parents or guardians of entrants under the age of 13 may email their entry for submission to

We’ll be choosing three lucky winners to receive an iPad mini – one at random, one by our judges, and one by popular vote.

YOU can help us choose by voting for your favorites on Facebook

Contest Details
Photos will go through an approval process before appearing on the Facebook contest tab. One (1) winner will be chosen at random, one (1) winner will be chosen by our judges and one (1) winner will be chosen by your vote. This contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook. Instagram and Twitter entries using the #SuccessAtFLVS hashtag must be submitted from public accounts. You are providing your information to Florida Virtual School and not to Facebook. Contest ends September 21, 2015.

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August 5, 2015

Set Your Fall Schedule Today!

From Monday’s inbox…

Florida Virtual School
Learn Anything in the World. Anywhere in the World.
Dear Michael,
Fall is right around the corner, have your students signed up for their classes yet?  
It’s that time of year again when thousands of students rush to sign up for fall courses, so don’t miss the bus. Get ahead, make up a credit, and even satisfy the online graduation requirement* this fall. The earlier they register, the better their chances to get their preferred start date.
Start by browsing three of our newest and most popular courses and set their fall schedule today!
Liberal Arts Math 2 
Interact with video-based content to master key concepts and prepare for their mathematical future.
Dave Ramsey’s Foundations in Personal Finance: High School Edition 
Empower their self in responsible financial decision-making and change the way they look at money forever.
M/J Creative Photography 1 
Develop a portfolio of their unique photographs as they learn and apply basic camera skills.
Choose from other exciting courses were featuring for fall like:
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Career Research and Decision Making
  • Creative Photography 1
  • Criminal Justice Operations 1
  • Critical Thinking and Study Skills
  • Driver Education/Traffic Safety
  • Geometry
  • Health Opportunities through Physical Education (HOPE)
  • Intensive Reading
  • Journalism 1
  • Leadership Skills Development
  • Peer Counseling 1
  • Social Media 1
  • MJ/ Business Keyboarding
  • M/J Careers in Fashion and Interior Design
  • M/J Comprehensive PE 7/8
  • M/J Guitar 1
Classes fill up fast. Set their fall schedule today! 
Click Here to browse our fall featured courses and sign up now!
* Middle School/Junior High (M/J) level courses do not satisfy the virtual learning requirement for high school graduation.



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July 17, 2015

Take Driver’s Ed Online For FREE!

Also from Wednesday’s inbox…

Florida Virtual School
Take Driver's Ed Online For Free!


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July 7, 2015

The Pulse Newsletter: Summer Edition

From Thursday’s inbox…

Florida Virtual School
The Pulse. A newsletter for FLVS Parents and Students
The Pulse Newsletter: Summer Edition
Dear Michael,What do AP courses, the FLVS Brain Challenge, and Tech Support all have in common?They can all be found inside this issue of The Pulse, a newsletter for FLVS parents and students. Check it out and see what’s sizzling this summer!


Download your copy today!


The FLVS Team

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June 18, 2015

Join The FLVS Brain Challenge!

Another item from yesterday’s inbox…

Florida Virtual School

Be Featured on our Weekly Leaderboard!


Complete one (or all) of the following steps to get involved:
  1. Post a short video clip on Vine or Instagram of you learning a new skill
    • Share multiple videos as you get better and better at your skill
    • Caption with the day/week (e.g., Learning a magic trick, Day 1) and the hashtag #flvsbrainchallenge


  2. Challenge friends by posting a video to Vine or Instagram
    • Example: “I challenge [friend’s name] to do the FLVS brain challenge [and learn how to your skill/activity] this summer.”
    • Caption should include: #flvsbrainchallenge #upnext @yourfriendsusername


  3. Upload a single video to YouTube with separate segments/clips that have been edited together showing the step-by-step learning process
    • Include #flvsbrainchallenge in the title

Be sure to tag us at @floridavirtualschool on Instagram or @flvs on Vine!

Note: Video time limit on Vine is 6 seconds / 15 seconds on Instagram



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