- April 12, 2014
-- For many students the first day of school is filled with anticipation and requires getting up extra early, gobbling breakfast, grabbing heavy back packs and racing for the bus where they will be going from class to class on a bell schedule. Branson School Online students experience anticipation as well but it is of getting out of bed, logging onto their computer and starting their review of the work that will need to be done. They will meet their new classmates in the virtual classrooms, take their breaks during the day to get the nutrition and exercise they need and complete their work in one subject area while their interest is high and their focus is sharp-- never distracted by the passing bell. These students are empowered to embrace their subjects and expand their learning beyond the limitations of a single period. Having the ability to set ones schedule so that they can participate with their peers, in the virtual classrooms facilitated and taught by Highly Qualified and licensed Colorado teachers, while still building in breaks that they need when they need them allows for a fresher and more focused learning experience.
Who wouldn't want that flexibility?
Yes the flexibility is there but to attain it means that one also has to develop the maturity to manage their time, stay focused on their learning, develop self-discipline, develop the skills of advocacy, develop relationships with limited face time, and always set and attain goals. Does that sound like a recipe for success. Students who are successful in Branson School Online are well prepared for that which comes after high school. Their post-secondary choices may vary but the skills that they developed during their time with Branson School Online prepares them to be personally responsible for their performance which advantages them in the workplace, college, military, and life in general. If this sounds like a learning experience that would fit with your needs, your childrens needs, and the learning style and lifestyle that would benefit your family. The 2014-2015 school year is right around the corner with the first day of school being August 18, 2014. If you live in Colorado plan now for your future. Learn about Branson School Online and if it is a good fit enroll for the upcoming school year.
Learn more about this choice in education at http://coloradopublicschoolonline.com/