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April 27, 2020

Creating Social Presence Amid Social Distance

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Creating Social Presence Amid Social Distance

Like most educators in the past weeks, I’ve been thinking about students across the state of Florida, particularly students who have little to no experience with online learning.  My mind also wanders to their teachers and the fast-paced transition to online teaching and learning each of them has been facing. These reflections led me to […]

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More than a Credit: The Value of an Online Course

The Florida legislature recognizes the need to prepare students for a rapidly-changing future. In 2011, a requirement was introduced that every Florida student successfully complete one online course in high school. Of course, the benefits of online learning extend far beyond a transcript. Our students agree—our online courses are more than just a credit! When […]

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Developing Independence as an Online Learner

When students first start learning from home as an online learner, you may hear them utter statements like: “I don’t understand how to do this. I’m so frustrated.” Or perhaps: “Ugh. I’ll do it later. I can get it done really quick.” Maybe even: “Man, this is tough! My old school was so much easier!” […]

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April 19, 2020

Finding Connection Through Student Clubs

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Finding Connection through Student Clubs

Many are surprised to learn that FLVS offers students the opportunity to join student clubs and activities. As an online school, we know how important it is for our Kindergarten-12th grade students to get involved outside of taking courses. Students need a safe space to explore interests, strengthen skills, build their resume, and most importantly, […]

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FLVS Students Host Online Game Jam Session

Game designers and developers often gather in creative events known as Game Jams. Their goal is to program playable games in a short period of time. The excitement of a fast deadline and challenge has spurred many professional and Indie game creators to generate award-winning titles. These Jams encourage collaboration, quick problem solving, and creative […]

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April 10, 2020

Tried & Tested Tips For Teachers Going Virtual

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Tried & Tested Tips for Teachers Going Virtual

With so much panic and chaos going around us due to COVID-19, it is easy to get anxious and overwhelmed. This can be especially true for teachers whose schools have closed for an extended period of time. You may have been asked to leave your routine and embrace a virtual environment overnight and that can […]

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5 Keys to Communicating with Students & Parents Online

The biggest key to success when teaching in an online environment (or basically in any other situation in the world) is creating strong relationships. Connecting with students and families is easier and more fun when a good relationship is established early on. The following communication tips for online teachers share a goal of creating strong […]

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April 1, 2020

6 Strategies To Succeed As An Online Student

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6 Strategies to Succeed as an Online Student

Whether you recently made the decision to pursue a flexible and safe learning environment, or your school is temporarily closed and holding classes online, you’ll probably have a lot of questions about how you can succeed at Florida Virtual School (FLVS). While this may be a new style of learning for you, you are not […]

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March 30, 2020

New Online Learning & Training Community

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New Online Learning & Training Community

Resources for online educators, schools, and families 📝 As the educational needs of students across the nation continue to evolve, Florida Virtual School (FLVS) is proud to announce a new Online Learning Community designed to support online educators, schools, and families! If you are new to online learning, you may be asking yourself, where do […]

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Studying Music in the Online Environment
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