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News in High School Education

We love sharing the latest news in high school education. Whether a student or prospective student, this section will educate you on a variety of topics.

5 Things to Do This Summer to Prepare for College

Written by James Madison High School on Tuesday, 05 July 2016. Posted in Study Tips

5 Things to Do This Summer to Prepare for College

College is a big transition - you're going to be granted a lot of independence, and for most students that's great. But with more independence, of course, comes more responsibility. Once you earn your high school diploma, education gets more serious. Professors won't chase you for homework, exams can often be do-or-die, and there is usually less guidance and support.

Multiple Choice Testing Tips

Written by James Madison High School on Thursday, 30 June 2016. Posted in Study Tips

Multiple Choice Testing Tips

If you’re like most students earning a high school diploma, you might cheer when you find out your upcoming test is multiple choice. After all, it’s not like you’ll have to write any essays or long answers, and you’ll always have at least a 25% chance of getting each question correct, right?

What Should Your Online High School Daily Schedule Look Like?

Written by James Madison High School on Tuesday, 21 June 2016. Posted in School Life

What Should Your Online High School Daily Schedule Look Like?

The “ideal” high school online schedule will be the one that best suits the needs of you and your family. But that doesn’t mean there aren’t common trends that tend to lead to higher grades, and a smoother school year. Your own needs may be different, but there are many things you should consider. A lot of people end up with similar schedules, but your own needs may be different.

5 Apps That Will Help You in School

Written by James Madison High School on Wednesday, 15 June 2016. Posted in Study Tips

5 Apps That Will Help You in School

There’s an app for nearly everything, including completely pointless stuff like stapler simulators or funny noise generators. While there’s plenty of fun to be had with your smartphone or tablet, your mobile device can also save your life in the classroom—even if that classroom is online.

Top 3 Homeschooling Myths

Written by James Madison High School on Monday, 06 June 2016. Posted in Homeschooler

Top 3 Homeschooling Myths

When it comes to earning a high school diploma online, there are a lot of myths and misunderstandings. The truth is, advancing technology and other factors have made it easier to build a holistic online high school experience. That's why we're going to clarify some myths, and suggest solutions to potential challenges.

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