Common Online Learning Distractions You Can Fix

Posted by ICON School on Jun 6, 2023 1:55:43 PM


Are you finding it challenging to stay focused during your online classes? The transition to virtual learning can be overwhelming and full of distractions. It's easy to feel like online school is just another task on your to-do list, competing for your attention. However, several factors can affect your ability to concentrate on your online schoolwork.

Here are 7 of the most common reasons that you are having trouble focusing when doing online school, and what you can do about them.  

Mental Health Tips for Online Students (& Their Parents)

Posted by ICON School on Mar 16, 2022 4:43:17 PM

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For many students, attending an online school is actually better for their mental health than in-person schools. But even students who enjoy online learning struggle at various times. Here are some tips for online students to help you ensure you care for your mental and emotional health as you learn. We also have tips to help parents support their kids' mental health as well. Let's dive in. 

8 Strategies for Success in Online School

Posted by ICON School on Dec 7, 2021 3:07:19 PM


Online schools have made getting an education easier, especially for those who cannot physically attend in-person classes. With the many advancements in technology, students of all ages have the flexibility to take the courses on their schedule, working around family, work, and other commitments.

In addition to having access to classes on a flexible schedule, there are many more benefits to online learning; however, many students also face several challenges. Continue reading to learn some strategies for success during your online learning experience. 

Online School Study Tips for ADHD

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


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. 

The Future of Online Learning after Covid

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


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


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!