California Online School Curriculum
The fully accredited California Connections Academy online school’s program delivers an all-inclusive K-12 educational experience by partnering with successful educational publishers and expert curriculum specialists. By giving students access to the best instructional material online and offline, they are able to master content in all of their required core courses: mathematics, science, language arts, and social studies.
A 21st Century Online Curriculum for 21st Century Success
Our modern world is changing at a rapid pace, therefore we need to ensure that our children are properly equipped with the right tools to be successful. Our online programs for different grade levels ensure that our students are learning how to synergize content with skill in order to prepare them for their future and thrive in today’s world. By using modern tools, our students develop the 4 C’s of 21stCentury Learning:
- Critical thinking and problem solving
- Creativity and innovation
Access to the Best Resources
We choose the best curriculum experts to design courses for our students, incorporating components from world-renowned publishers and materials that will make child want to learn more. Our experts work alongside the Connections Academy multimedia team to create interactive content that will keep students motivated and interested, facilitating learning and understanding. All of this is combined with Teachlet® tutorials and interactive games so the student receives the best learning experience possible.
Electives are an integral component available to all students at California Connections Academy. These courses allow students to explore different possibilities according to their unique interests. Most of the time, choosing a career at a young age is difficult, but the various electives that are available give students the opportunity to discover unknown talents and interests. Courses such as world languages, sign language, and game design are just a few of the possibilities.
To make sure that we are up to date with state and national standards, we are continuously reviewing our curriculum and standards. This ensures that California Connections Academy only delivers content that is necessary for student success. We ask that parents and students rate our lessons on a five-star scale because feedback is an important part of this review. After nearly four million evaluations, Connections Academy has received an average lesson rating of 4.2 out of 5 stars.
Curriculum That Leads to Success
A strong curriculum that provides clear objectives defines what students will learn and how they will learn. At California Connections Academy, our online curriculum is designed to meet the different needs of our students, while also ensuring that they are becoming thriving citizens. The student educational experience is well-planned with a curriculum that meets state and national requirements. The purpose of our curriculum is to ensure that all of our students thrive in today’s world.
Online Curriculum Development Experts
Our team of experts is composed of the best professionals in their fields. We require that they have classroom teaching experience, advanced degrees in instructional design and technology, and proficiency in curriculum development. With these skills, our team designs an online curriculum with clear objectives and the student’s needs in mind.
By investigating and identifying the various skills and content that students should have and know, they create lessons, assessments, and activities designed to enhance the educational experience.
Bringing Lessons to Life
California Connections Academy promotes teamwork, and we practice that skill consistently. Our multi-dimensional lessons are created by a talented group of experts in their field, such as online curriculum developers, in-house videographers, graphic designers, and computer programmers. By working together, sharing ideas, and being creative, our team is able to design a free online curriculum that motivates students to think independently in an environment where they can also collaborate with their classmates.
Hundreds of Proven Online Courses
Every person is unique and has different needs. The curriculum at California Connections Academy aims to cater to the wonderful diversity that our students bring. A wide variety of courses are offered, which include core courses in mathematics, science, English language arts, social studies, as well as electives such as world languages, music, and digital arts. We know that students need to be challenged, and so we offer opportunities to take honors, AVID, and AP courses. We also have a gifted and talented program.
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If you would like to know more about our student-centered online academy in California, do not hesitate to request more information. We would love to answer any questions that you have. We can start with sending you a program guide detailing Connections Academy. Contact us today!