By Katie Hodgins on October 17th, 2023
Let’s talk about something important – cell phones and driving. When they mix, it can be a recipe for disaster.
So, what’s the deal? Well, it’s all about distracted driving, and it’s a big problem, especially for new teen drivers. Did you know that every day, nine people in the United States lose their lives because of distracted driving? That’s nine too many, and the truth is, it’s totally preventable.Continue reading
By Florida Virtual School on May 11th, 2022
Spring has finally arrived. And while the weather is warmer, sometimes the motivation to focus on school starts to hibernate. With longer days and more time for sunshine, check out our tips for a spring refresh that’ll help you finish strong.Continue reading
By Florida Virtual School on May 9th, 2022
So, we all know mental health is important. And prioritizing your mental health is essential—especially as a student. But easier said than done, right? Don’t worry, the Florida Virtual School student services team has your back!
This May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and they’re sharing ways you can incorporate mental health practices into your daily schedule as a student.Continue reading
By Florida Virtual School on April 18th, 2022
April 22 is Earth Day! And while we can definitely get behind showing appreciation for the Earth every day, there are so many little things we can all do to celebrate and help save the Earth. So, we’ve put together five super easy ways to get started!Continue reading
By Florida Virtual School on March 21st, 2022
Every student has their own way of learning and understanding their course material. Whether you prefer to write out notes, listen in on a live lesson, or flex your knowledge during a discussion-based assessment, Florida Virtual is tailored to your style.Continue reading
By Anne Flenner on April 20th, 2020
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!”
Starting anything new can be a challenge! Becoming an online learner is no different. Learning online takes a different skill set than the traditional face-to-face classroom.Continue reading