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Idaho High School Graduation Requirements

Posted by ICON School on Oct 20, 2021 12:00:00 AM

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At ICON, we understand the various reasons our students choose our program. While many students enroll for the flexibility that comes with online schooling, others enroll due to the fact that ICON has created an alternative graduation program that allows students to get a jump start on their post-high school goals at a pace that's right for them.

Online School Study Tips for ADHD

Posted by ICON School on Sep 15, 2021 4:06:26 PM

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When you have ADHD, homework can feel like quite a challenge, whether you are pursuing your education in a brick and mortar environment or online. Studying, assignments, tests, and exams demand a lot of your time, attention, energy, and organizational skills, which may feel like are running in short supply. 

Is Online Learning Here to Stay, Post-COVID?

Posted by ICON School on Jul 1, 2021 4:04:34 PM

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COVID-19 had a huge impact on the way we view and take advantage of online learning, but are these changes here to stay? And what is the future of online learning, post COVID-19?

In the early months of 2020, brick and mortar classrooms were abruptly closed as a part of the response to COVID-19. These closures forced millions of students to suddenly become reliant on online learning, overnight.

The Future of Online Learning after Covid

Posted by ICON School on Jun 21, 2021 12:39:35 PM

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Since the pandemic, many things have changed, including online learning.

Individuals and institutions from all walks of life were presented (some for the first time) with online learning, with mixed results. Those who were prepared had the best results. At the same time, those with a greater dependence on in-person instruction faced more challenges as they attempted to provide an education to their students under challenging circumstances.

What Are the Requirements to Attend School Online?

Posted by ICON School on Apr 29, 2021 11:39:01 AM

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If you are interested in attending high school online, the process might feel a little daunting or intimidating.

Your reasons for exploring online school options might vary but often include a need to catch up on credits, the emotional or physical needs of your child, or your proximity to a brick and mortar school. Since your situation is unique, it can feel like you are alone and aren’t qualified to go through the enrollment process.

But the process is actually pretty straightforward, and shouldn’t discourage you from making the education choice that’s right for you!

How to Avoid School Zoom Burnout

Posted by ICON School on Mar 31, 2021 1:15:08 PM

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“You’re on Mute.”

This very well might become the phrase that reminds us all the most of 2020-2021; the year Zoom took over EVERYTHING, and Zoom burnout became a thing.

Virtual classes were quickly brought online in schools across the country in a response to the pandemic, and a lot of us still have mixed feelings about it. While many students (and adults) like Zoom and have no complaints, there are many more who are experiencing a list of experiences or symptoms known as “Zoom Burnout.”

Online School Vs. Homeschool

Posted by ICON School on Feb 24, 2021 2:30:56 PM

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With the current influx of online and virtual school options for students across the country, the use of traditional homeschooling curriculums seems to be getting lumped in together with online school. However, there are significant differences between the two curriculum options, based on their structure, design, and administration.