Five Tips for Adjusting to Hybrid Learning

Hybrid learning is a new reality during the COVID-19 pandemic. It involves remote and in-school instruction, and may significantly alter the duties of teachers and parents. The combination often involves receiving class instruction online at home while completing written work and other typical “homework” activities at school. This is no doubt a very different scenario […]

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Six Tips for Parents Facing the Challenges of Online School

Online school is a fairly new concept, and since it’s had to be implemented so quickly, it is often baffling for both teachers and parents. The amount of time and supervision feels overwhelming and demanding, so many parents wonder if distance learning in Phoenix, AZ is even worth it. Rest assured, this time will pass […]

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What Are the Differences Between Charter Schools and District Schools?

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The Phoenix area has so much to offer a homeowner. The weather is excellent, and the city is gorgeous. Unfortunately, when you’re trying to raise a family, the simple fact is that the state’s education is routinely subpar. Just last September, the state received a dismal D+ in a nationwide ranking of state educational systems. […]

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How To Get More Out of the Online School Experience

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I received an email from a student this week that captures what a lot of students are feeling: “When will we be going to school? Because when I’m online and at home I don’t have enough energy to do anything. I am a great student when it comes to in-person school. But when it comes […]

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Summary of Governor Ducey’s Executive Order: 2020-41

The executive order recently given by Arizona Governor Doug Ducey will affect public and charter schools in Phoenix, AZ. The order, AZ Cares: Flexibility and Funding for Schools and Families Plan, is designed to provide schools with additional resources so they can successfully navigate the challenges presented by COVID-19. Following is a summary of the […]

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