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Opinion: Online learning develops passion for writing

Originally posted in the Alpena News – August 26, 2017 My name is Sam Loveless and I am excited to be going back to school as a rising 11th grader at Michigan Virtual Charter Academy (MVCA). If it wasn’t for an online school choice, I may have never developed my writing passion. My love for writing started […]

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Opinion: Parents Happy with Online School

Originally published on the Hickory Daily Record. School is back in session in North Carolina, and my son Hunter couldn’t be more excited. A couple of years ago, however, this was not the case. In fact, Hunter dreaded school. When Hunter started middle school, he turned into someone I did not recognize. He became angry […]

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Online School Lets Family See the World

Online school has give WYVA students Kylo and Kazan the opportunity to travel the world with their family while simultaneously continuing their education.  They have had the unique opportunity to see the world while combining their visits with the lessons they have learned in school.

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Opinion: iCademy Offers Life-Altering Education

Originally posted on the Austin-American Statesman. My son Baxter is a rising eighth-grader at K12 International Academy (iCademy). Baxter has nonverbal autism, which effects his body, mind and behaviors. He communicates via an ABC letter board and the Rapid Prompting Method. As a youngster, Baxter needed a level of full-time, sustained, one-on-one support with the […]

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Online School Offers Alternative, Flexible Education

News9.com For some students, traditional class just doesn’t work and “back to school” means something very different. Instead of lining up, they’re logging on. At 17 years old, Bria Cornforth is one of the youngest members on team USA’s competitive kayaking team and a rising start on the world stage. “When I was 12 years old,” Cornforth says, “I started training with more of, like, the college kids […]

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Opinion: Virtual Academy Helps Students Flourish

Originally published on the Gillete News Record. Editor: My name is Grace Belize Anderson, and I’m excited to be starting my senior year at Wyoming Virtual Academy (WYVA). I’ve attended virtual school my whole life, and it’s an environment in which I have thrived – in fact, when I started high school, my parents gave […]

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Opinion: Education Should Fit the Student

Originally published on the Casper Star Tribune. Editor: My name is Grace Belize Anderson, and I’m excited to be starting my senior year at Wyoming Virtual Academy (WYVA). I’ve attended virtual school my whole life, and it’s an environment in which I have thrived – in fact, when I started high school, my parents gave […]