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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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May 15, 2015

There’s Still Time To Sign Up For Summer, But You Better Hurry!

Also from today’s inbox…

Florida Virtual School
No Bells. No Bus Stops. No Limitations. There's still time to sign up for summer.
Dear Michael,
Planning on taking a course (or three) this summer? You better hurry, classes fill up fast!

 

It’s that time of year again when thousands of students rush to sign up for summer courses, so don’t miss the bus. Get ahead, make up a credit, and even satisfy your online graduation requirement* this summer. The earlier you register, the better positioned you are to get the start dates you want.

 

There’s still time to sign up, but don’t delay. Start by browsing several of our newest courses now!

 

M/J Career Research and Decision Making

Discover your unique interests and skills as you learn how to set goals and make informed career decisions.

 

Critical Thinking and Study Skills

Increase your success in high school and beyond with proven study techniques and testing skills.

 

Social Media 1

Identify your digital imprint and discover your individual contribution and influential powers. 

 

Dave Ramsey’s Foundations in Personal Finance: High School Edition

Empower yourself in responsible financial decision-making and change the way you look at money forever.

 

Or choose from other exciting courses featured for summer, like:

  • M/J Business Keyboarding
  • M/J Careers in Fashion and Interior Design
  • M/J Comprehensive PE – Grades 6/7
  • M/J Comprehensive PE – Grades 7/8
  • Career Research and Decision Making
  • Driver’s Education/Traffic Safety
  • Economics with Financial Literacy
  • Law Studies
  • Life Management Skills
  • Outdoor Education
  • Parenting Skills
  • Peer Counseling 1
  • Personal Fitness
  • Psychology 1
  • Reading for College Success
  • United States Government

 

There’s still time to enroll, but classes fill up fast. Sign up for summer today!

Click Here to browse our full catalog of 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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April 24, 2015

The Pulse Newsletter: April Edition

From Monday’s inbox…

Florida Virtual School
The Pulse. A newsletter for FLVS Parents and Students
The Pulse Newsletter: April Edition
Dear Michael,

In this month’s edition of The Pulse, discover our new Quick Start videos and learn more about the FLVS Lip Sync Challenge being hosted by one of our Spanish instructors.

 

It’s all here!

 

Happy reading.

 

The FLVS Team

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April 15, 2015

Beat the Rush, Register for Summer Now!

Also from Tuesday’s inbox…

Florida Virtual School
No Bells. No Bus Stops. No Limitations. Beat the rush and sign up for summer courses!
Dear Michael,
Sun, Fun, and FLVS! Summer 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 summer courses, so don’t miss the bus. Get ahead, make up a credit, and even satisfy their online graduation requirement* this summer. The earlier they register, the better positioned they are to get the start dates they want.

 

Start by browsing three of our newest and most popular courses now and beat the rush!

 

Dave Ramsey’s Foundations in Personal Finance: High School Edition

Did you know that less than half of high school seniors qualify as financially literate? With student and household debt soaring, it’s time to help change that statistic. High school students can change the way they look at money forever with Dave Ramsey’s Foundations in Personal Finance course now available through Florida Virtual School. Through this course, more than one 1.5 million students have been empowered, equipped and entertained while building confidence in their own financial decision-making.

 

Career Research and Decision Making

This course will show you how to prepare for, get accepted to and pay for college. You will explore different career and education pathways, study interview techniques and networking tips, create smart resumes, and learn how to plan for a successful future. Throughout the course you will be coached by Mawi Asgedom, a Harvard graduate and a student leadership expert who has trained more than 1 million students. Opportunity is knocking, are you ready?

 

M/J Business Keyboarding

Using a special online library of software, you will gain typing speed while learning the proper technique to become a keyboarding master. You will also learn business skills to prepare for your future career.

 

Choose from other exciting courses featured for summer:

  • M/J Careers in Fashion and Interior Design
  • M/J Career Research and Decision Making
  • M/J Comprehensive PE – Grades 6/7
  • M/J Comprehensive PE – Grades 7/8
  • Database Fundamentals
  • Driver’s Education/Traffic Safety
  • Economics with Financial Literacy
  • Law Studies
  • Life Management Skills
  • Outdoor Education
  • Parenting Skills
  • Peer Counseling 1
  • Personal Fitness
  • Psychology 1
  • Reading for College Success
  • Social Media 1
  • United States Government

 

Classes fill up fast. Beat the rush and sign up for your summer courses today!

Click Here to browse our full catalog of 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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Florida Virtual School | 2145 MetroCenter Blvd, Ste 200 | Orlando | FL | 32835

April 1, 2015

Invest in Your Financial Future with FLVS

From Monday’s inbox…

Florida Virtual School
Gain Financial Decision-Making Skills
Hello Michael!

Did you know that less than half of high school seniors qualify as financially literate?

 

With student and household debt soaring, it’s time to help change that statistic. High school students can change the way they look at money forever with Dave Ramsey’s Foundations in Personal Finance course now available through Florida Virtual School.

 

Through this course, nearly 2 million students have been empowered, equipped and entertained while building confidence in their own financial decision-making.

 

Some course highlights include:

 

* Learning about money and relationships
* Identifying the five foundations of money
* Budgeting and wealth-building behaviors
* Understanding debt
* Living life after high school

 

This valuable .5-credit elective is FREE to all Florida high school students, grades 9-12.

 

View the FLVS Course Catalog to learn more.

 

Sign up today!

 

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