Skills for Online Learning

What Skills Do You Need for Online Learning?

Do you have a student that would benefit from taking high school courses online? Have you considered having your child(ren) complete courses through an online school? Before you register, it’s good to know what skills are needed to work well in an online setting. The following are some abilities that are needed for successfully handling …

At-home learning Covid

Coping with COVID-19 Anxiety and At-Home Learning

The COVID-19 pandemic has created many challenges for Albertans. We’ve adapted to mask-wearing and social distancing. We’ve learned to find entertainment and to pursue hobbies and interests in the confines of our homes and backyards. Students who attend school have had to adjust to the back and forth of in-person learning and online learning while …

Homeschooling and Socialization

Homeschooling and Socialization

Those who homeschool their children are often asked, “What about socialization?” There’s a general belief that being in a brick and mortar school guarantees that your children will build healthy friendships and that homeschooling lacks opportunities for connection with peers. The truth is that homeschooling enables parents to give their children a well-rounded education that …

Advantages of Online Schooling

Why Should I Choose an Online Program?

While homeschooling works well for many Alberta families for the level of control and comfort it provides over a child’s educational progress, some parents may be uncomfortable teaching complex subjects at higher grade levels. Online education, led by Alberta-certified teachers like those at The Centre for Learning@HOME, is great for providing the instruction and assessment …