My Virtual Academy Blog

While My Virtual Academy is committed to providing the best possible alternative education programs, we also know that parents and guardians need resources for their biggest questions. The My Virtual Academy blog was established to help answer these questions and provide students with useful information about our program offerings and current education trends.

 

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Putting a Halt to Unlimited Screen Time

Putting a Halt to Unlimited Screen Time

We all know our kids spend too much time looking at their phones. The question is how does it affect them over time, and what do we do about it? Studies show that the average teen spends a whopping 6 hours and 40 minutes in front of a screen per day. That’s right, per...

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Teens and the Internet Exposing Hidden Dangers

Teens and the Internet Exposing Hidden Dangers

When kids are little, you can count on every parent having the conversation about “stranger danger” with their little ones. Kids are taught from a young age to never go anywhere with a stranger. Never take candy from a stranger. Don’t so much as make eye contact with...

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Teaching Your Teen Tricks to Handle Stress

Teaching Your Teen Tricks to Handle Stress

We live in a world that is full of stressors. As adults, we might think that we are the only ones dealing with stress, after all, we’re the ones paying bills, keeping a roof over everyone’s heads, putting food on the table, dealing with health issues, etc. The reality...

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Life Beyond Graduation: Preparing Your Teen

Life Beyond Graduation: Preparing Your Teen

With the blink of an eye, your precious little newborn grew into an adventurous, independent, dreamy teen that is about to graduate from high school. Where did the time go!? Just as you taught them to walk, talk, eat, brush their teeth, and get dressed, you will need...

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